Definitions

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  • n. One who, or that which, uplifts.

Etymologies

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uplift +‎ -er

Examples

  • So I mean, I feel that they would need something to kind of give them that uplifter, to, you know, give them a sense of unity again, a sense of strength, he said.

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  • Oh, I see - the great uniter and uplifter Obama celebrates the ultimate success of the Repub's Southern strategy, and their successful efforts to kill universal healthcare.

    Obama Directly Attacks Bill's Presidency, Blames It For Massive Dem Losses

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  • What finally drove Anthony post-haste up to Tarrytown was an announcement in several New York papers that Adam Patch, the multimillionaire, the philanthropist, the venerable uplifter, was seriously ill and not expected to recover.

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  • And for a community with very low employment rate, it is a real uplifter.

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  • The uplifter deflected the impending embarrassment which might develop from continued conversation with the Wildcat by functioning as master of ceremonies.

    Lady Luck

  • Honey Tone, the ex-uplifter, was silent for a minute, and then his organizing instinct welled strong.

    Lady Luck

  • Honey Tone Boone, the uplifter, trailed along with the policeman.

    Lady Luck

  • "I might ride a couple of r'ars," the uplifter conceded.

    Lady Luck

  • The Wildcat and the uplifter again stood face to face.

    Lady Luck

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