- 1exalt somebody (to something) to make someone rise to a higher rank or position, sometimes to one that they do not deserve His son was exalted to a high position in the government through family connections.
- 2exalt somebody/something to praise someone or something very much He was exalted as a pillar of the community.
NAmE//ɪɡˈzɔlt//(formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they exalt
he / she / it exalts
past simple exalted
-ing form exalting