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synonyms for uplifting

  • inspiriting
  • inspirative
  • instigative
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antonyms for uplifting

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How to use uplifting in a sentence

Smiles says the Overview Effect is an “uplifting” perspective to strive toward, but it should not become a utopian vision when it comes to living in space.
CAN ASTRONAUT THINKING HEAL AMERICA AT LAST?LESLIE DELA VEGAJANUARY 28, 2021OZY
I’ve now removed the writers from any possibility of passing judgment on me in a meaningful way for the rest of my life, and it actually feels uplifting.
CURT SCHILLING WANTS OFF THE HALL OF FAME BALLOT. VOTERS SAID THAT’S NOT UP TO HIM.CINDY BOREN, DES BIELERJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The field of flags — 200,000 of them planted across the Mall, which was silent and otherwise empty — was as uplifting as it was sobering.
DEMOCRACY SURVIVED, BARELYROBIN GIVHANJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Inaugurations are typically predictable, occasionally uplifting, sometimes boring — but Americans always could take for granted the peaceful transition from president to president.
AN INAUGURATION LIKE NO OTHERROXANNE ROBERTSJANUARY 13, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It was an uplifting discussion, with each of the CEOs agreeing that purpose and profit are not at odds in today’s business world.
CEOS DISCUSS THE POWER OF PURPOSEALAN MURRAYOCTOBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
So I really try to read positive stuff, uplifting stories about science or history.
REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL (EP. 417)STEPHEN J. DUBNERMAY 7, 2020FREAKONOMICS
Many who had been reclaimed from evil courses came about me, and we gave thanks with much uplifting of the heart.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
Of the period of the uplifting between Cavallero and Alcocoto I could discern no proofs.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
This is, however, not a solitary example of the course of a river being interrupted by the uplifting of a ridge of hills.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
The only cure that I know of for a boy or girl with a flat tire is more of God's uplifting strength.
FIFTY-TWO STORY TALKS TO BOYS AND GIRLSHOWARD J. CHIDLEY
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WORDS RELATED TO UPLIFTING

  • adorning
  • advancing
  • artistic
  • beautifying
  • beneficial
  • broadening
  • civilizing
  • constructive
  • corrective
  • developmental
  • dignifying
  • disciplining
  • edifying
  • educative
  • elevating
  • enriching
  • expanding
  • helpful
  • humane
  • humanizing
  • influential
  • inspirational
  • instructive
  • learned
  • liberal
  • liberalizing
  • nurturing
  • ornamenting
  • polishing
  • promoting
  • raising
  • refined
  • refining
  • regenerative
  • socializing
  • stimulating
  • uplifting
  • widening
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