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elevated

[el-uh-vey-tid] /ˈɛl əˌveɪ tɪd/
adjective
1.
raised up, especially above the ground or above the normal level:
an elevated platform; an elevated pulse.
2.
exalted or noble; lofty:
elevated thoughts.
3.
elated; joyful.
noun
Origin
1545-1555
1545-55; elevate + -ed2
Related forms
semielevated, adjective
unelevated, adjective
well-elevated, adjective
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elevated

/ˈɛlɪˌveɪtɪd/
adjective
1.
raised to or being at a higher level
2.
inflated or lofty; exalted: an elevated opinion of oneself
3.
in a cheerful mood; elated
4.
(informal) slightly drunk
noun
5.
(US) short for elevated railway See elevated railway
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Slang definitions & phrases for unelevated

elevated

adjective

Drunk (late-1600s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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