Exalt Definition

exalted, exalting, exalts
exalted, exalting, exalts
To raise on high; elevate; lift up.
Webster's New World
To glorify, praise, or honor.
American Heritage
To increase the effect or intensity of; heighten.
Works of art that exalt the imagination.
American Heritage

Origin of Exalt

  • Middle English exalten from Latin exaltāre ex- up, away ex– altus high al-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French exalter, from Latin exaltare

    From Wiktionary

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