Meaning: to move something to a higher positionSynonym: raise
- lift sth up Can you help me with the sofa? I have to put it in the back of the truck, but I can't lift it up by myself.
- lift up sth Historians still aren't sure how the ancient Egyptians lifted up those huge stone blocks they used to build the pyramids.
When we were moving to the new apartment, we needed two strong men to lift up