Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of lift.

Etymologies

From lift +‎ -eth, the archaic third-person singular present tense suffix. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Thus was fulfilled the prophecy of the Psalmist: "He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, and lifteth up the needy out of the dunghill."

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  • The lord maketh poor, and maketh rich: he bringeth low, and lifteth up

    Illustrations of The Book of Job

  • For he commandeth, and raiseth the stormy wind, which lifteth up the waves thereof.

    Rescues, New and Old

  • The knowledge of the physician lifteth up his head, and in the sight of great men he shall be admired.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  •         Cupola Thia's child lifteth his axle above,

    Poems and Fragments

  • Thou sayest, Lo, thou hast smitten the Edomites; and thine heart lifteth thee up to boast: abide now at home; why shouldest thou meddle to thine hurt, that thou shouldest fall, even thou, and Judah with thee?

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  • What time she lifteth up herself on high, she scorneth the horse and his rider.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • And the tother hond he lifteth up azenst the est, in tokene to manace the mysdoeres.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • And the tother hand he lifteth up against the East, in token to menace the misdoers.

    The Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • The horseman lifteth up both the bright sword and the glittering spear: and there is a multitude of slain, and a great number of carcasses; and there is none end of their corpses; they stumble upon their corpses: because of the multitude of the whoredoms of the well-favored harlot, the mistress of witchcrafts, that selleth nations through her whoredoms, and families through her witchcrafts.

    Nahum 3.

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