Translation of "lift" - English-Russian dictionary

lift

verb uk us /lɪft/
UP [ T ]

B1 to put something or someone in a higher position

поднимать
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.

рассеиваться (о тумане и т. д.)
By noon the fog had lifted and the day turned hot.
RULES [ T ]

to stop a rule

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

to steal or copy something

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

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