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elevatedadjective

uk   /ˈel.ɪ.veɪ.tɪd/  us   /-t̬ɪd/
raised: The ​doctor said I was to ​keep my ​leg elevated. There is an elevated ​area at the back of the ​building. high or ​important: She ​holds a more elevated ​position in the ​company. [before noun] greater than is ​normal or ​reasonable: He has a ​slightly elevated ​idea of his own ​importance. [before noun] formal formal or ​typical of ​languagefound in ​literature: an elevated ​style/​tone the elevated ​language of the Psalms
(Definition of elevated from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “elevated”
in Chinese (Simplified) 提高的, 升高的, 抬高的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 提高的, 升高的, 抬高的…
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