Definition of elevated adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈelɪveɪtɪd//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈelɪveɪtɪd//
    [usually before noun] Moral
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  1. 1high in rank an elevated status
  2. 2(formal) having a high moral or intellectual level elevated language/sentiments/thoughts See related entries: Moral
  3. 3higher than the area around; above the level of the ground The house is in an elevated position, overlooking the town. an elevated highway/railway/road (= one that runs on a bridge above the ground or street)
  4. 4(specialist) higher than normal elevated blood pressure
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