Definition of "Lift" :
noun: the act of raising something
"He responded with a lift of his eyebrow."
noun: a ride in a car
"He gave me a lift home."
noun: transportation of people or goods by air (especially when other means of access are unavailable)
noun: plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face; an incision is made near the hair line and skin is pulled back and excess tissue is excised
"Some actresses have more than one face lift."
noun: the act of giving temporary assistance
noun: lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building
noun: one of the layers forming the heel of a shoe or boot
noun: a device worn in a shoe or boot to make the wearer look taller or to correct a shortened leg
noun: a powered conveyance that carries skiers up a hill
noun: a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
noun: the event of something being raised upward
noun: the component of the aerodynamic forces acting on an airfoil that opposes gravity
verb: perform cosmetic surgery on someone's face
verb: remove from a surface
"The detective carefully lifted some fingerprints from the table."
verb: take off or away by decreasing
"Lift the pressure."
verb: remove from a seedbed or from a nursery
"Lift the tulip bulbs."
verb: remove (hair) by scalping
verb: put an end to
"Lift a ban."
verb: rise upward, as from pressure or moisture
"The floor is lifting slowly."
verb: raise in rank or condition
"The new law lifted many people from poverty."
verb: invigorate or heighten
"Lift my spirits."
verb: call to stop the hunt or to retire, as of hunting dogs
verb: cancel officially
"Lift an embargo."
verb: make audible
"He lifted a war whoop."
verb: take (root crops) out of the ground
verb: fly people or goods to or from places not accessible by other means
"Food is airlifted into Bosnia."
verb: raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help
verb: take hold of something and move it to a different location
"Lift the box onto the table."
verb: move upward
"The fog lifted."
verb: move upwards
"Lift one's eyes."
verb: raise from a lower to a higher position
"Lift a load."
verb: make off with belongings of others
verb: take illegally
verb: take without referencing from someone else's writing or speech; of intellectual property
verb: pay off (a mortgage)
verb: rise up