Bedeutung von “lift” — Learner’s Dictionary


verb us uk /lɪft/
UP [ T ]

B1 to put something or someone in a higher position:

Could you help me lift this table, please?
She lifted the baby up and put him in his chair.
He lifted his glass to his lips.

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If fog lifts, it disappears:

By noon the fog had lifted and the day turned hot.

to stop a rule:

The government had already lifted the ban on beef imports.
STEAL [ T ] informal

to steal or copy something:

Entire paragraphs of his thesis were lifted from other sources.
→ See also not lift a finger

(Definition von “lift verb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)