Roget category 3072. Words relating to space
› 2.4. Motion
›› 2.4.4. Motion with reference to direction
lever etc. 633 — crane, derrick, windlass, capstan, winch — dredge, dredger, dredging machine.
dumbwaiter, elevator, escalator, lift.
tilt up —
give a lift —
place on a pedestal,
set on a pedestal.
escalate etc. (increase) 35 102 194.
take up, drag up, fish up — dredge.
stand up, rise up, get up, jump up — spring to one's feet — hold oneself, hold one's head up — drawn oneself up to his full height.
on the shoulders of,
on one's legs,
on one's hind legs.
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