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English definition of “exalt”

exalt

verb [T]    /ɪɡˈzɔlt/ fml
to praise someone a lot, or to raise someone to a higher rank or more powerful position exalted    /ɪɡˈzɔl·tɪd/ adjective He felt an exalted sense of power now that he was in line to run the company .
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