lift verb translate English to Russian: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "lift" - English-Russian dictionary


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.Raising and lowering
WEATHER [I] If fog lifts, it disappears.
рассеиваться (о тумане и т. д.)
By noon the fog had lifted and the day turned hot.Clouds, dew, fog and steam
RULES [T] to stop a rule
The government had already lifted the ban on beef imports.Rules and laws
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 StealingCopying and copiesForgery
(Definition of lift verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day


showing no fear of dangerous or difficult things

Word of the Day

There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
There is no such thing as a true synonym in English. Discuss!
by Kate Woodford,
November 25, 2015
In the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary the word ‘synonym’ is defined as ‘a word or phrase that has the same or nearly the same meaning as another word or phrase in the same language’. As you might expect, definitions for this word are broadly similar in other dictionaries and yet the italicized

Read More 

conversational user interface noun
conversational user interface noun
November 30, 2015
a computer interface that provides information to users in normal, conversational speech in response to spoken requests Nearly every major tech company—from Amazon to Intel to Microsoft to Google—is chasing the sort of conversational user interface that Kaplan and his colleagues at PARC imagined decades ago.

Read More