Word of the Day
Apps by Dictionary
Why was "tantrum" trending last week?
a railroad system operating on an elevated structure, as over streets.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Discover our greatest slideshows
The Hair of the Dog: 9 Dog Idioms...
Was spring actually called "Lent"...
15 Shades of Green: Emerald...
Beyond Leprechauns: 7 Creatures of...
Browse more topics on our blog
What Is the Difference Between Discreet and Discrete?
Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.
What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet?
What mistaken pronunciation gave this character its name?
This small mark has two primary uses: to signify possession or omitted letters.
How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?
People invent new words all the time, but which ones actually make it?
Word of the Day
Difficulty index for
Few English speakers likely know this word
Word Value for
Words With Friends
A man in public life expects to be sneered at—it is the fault of his elevated sitiwation, and not of...
The worst enemy of good government is not our ignorant foreign voter, but our educated domestic...
John Jay Chapman
Whoever sincerely believes that elevated and distant goals are as little use to man as a cow, that...
Anton Pavlovich Chekhov
Nearby words for elevated-railroad
elevated transit line
elevator doesn't go to the top floor, one's
elevator muscle of angle of mouth
elevator muscle of anus
elevator muscle of prostate
elevator muscle of scapula
elevator muscle of soft palate
elevator muscle of thyroid gland
elevator muscle of upper eyelid
elevator muscle of upper lip
elevator muscle of upper lip and wing of nose
eleventh cranial nerve