Translation of "lift" - English-Polish dictionary

lift

verb uk us /lɪft/
UP [ T ]

B1 to put something or someone in a higher position

podnosić, unosić
Could you help me lift this table, please?
She lifted the baby up and put him in his chair.
WEATHER [ I ]

If fog lifts, it disappears.

podnosić się, unosić się
By noon the fog had lifted and the day turned hot.
RULES [ T ]

to stop a rule

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

to steal or copy something

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

(Translation of “lift verb” from the Cambridge English–Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)