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Adjective: uplifting  ,úp'lif-ting or 'úp,lif-ting
  1. Causing cheerfulness, happiness, hope, or moral elevation
Noun: uplifting  ,úp'lif-ting or 'úp,lif-ting
  1. The rise of something
    "the uplifting of the clouds revealed the blue of a summer sky"
Verb: uplift  'úp,lift
  1. Fill with high spirits; fill with optimism
    "Music can uplift your spirits";
    - elate, lift up, pick up, intoxicate
  2. Lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces
    "the earth's movement uplifted this part of town"
  3. Lift up or elevate

Derived forms: upliftings

Type of: arise, ascension, ascent, come up, excite, go up, lift, move up, push up, rise, rising, shake, shake up, stimulate, stir, uprise

Encyclopedia: Uplifting