elevated

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛləveɪtɪd/
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  • Hyphenation: el‧e‧vated

Verb[edit]

elevated

  1. simple past tense and past participle of elevate

Adjective[edit]

elevated (comparative more elevated, superlative most elevated)

  1. Raised, particularly above ground level.
  2. Increased, particularly above a normal level.
    the elevated language of poetry
    The patient presented with elevated blood pressure.
  3. Of a higher rank or status.
  4. (computing) Running with administration rights granted
    Install all the required tools from an elevated console.

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Noun[edit]

elevated (plural elevateds)

  1. (US) An elevated railway.
    • 1934, Dashiell Hammett, The Thin Man, New York: Knopf, Chapter 16,[1]
      Mr. Nunheim’s home was on the fourth floor of a dark, damp, and smelly building made noisy by the Sixth Avenue elevated.
    • 2012, Roger P. Roess, ‎Gene Sansone, The Wheels That Drove New York
      While the New York, Fordham, and Bronx Railway never built any elevateds, its franchise rights were valuable.