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Spanish translation of “lift”

lift

verb /lift/
to raise or bring to a higher position
levantar, alzar
The box was so heavy that I couldn’t lift it.
to take and carry away
coger, llevar
He lifted the table through into the kitchen.
(of mist etc) to disappear
disiparse
By noon, the fog was beginning to lift.
to rise
elevarse
The aeroplane/airplane lifted into the air.
lift off phrasal verb (of a rocket etc) to leave the ground.
despegar
(Definition of lift from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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