Translation of "lift" - English-Portuguese dictionary

lift

verb uk /lɪft/ us /lɪft/

B1 to put something or someone in a higher position

levantar, erguer
She lifted / the baby up and put him in his chair.
He lifted his glass to his lips.
noun uk /lɪft/ us /lɪft/

A2 a free ride somewhere, usually in a car

carona
Can you give / me a lift to the airport?

A2 UK US elevator a machine that carries people up and down in tall buildings

elevador
Shall we use the stairs or take the lift?

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