Definition of exalt:
- To elevate by prise or estimation; to magnify; to extol; to glorify.
- To elevate in rank, dignity, power, wealth, character, or the like; to dignify; to promote; as, to exalt a prince to the throne, a citizen to the presidency.
- To elevate the tone of, as of the voice or a musical instrument.
- To lift up with joy, pride, or success; to inspire with delight or satisfaction; to elate.
- To raise high; to elevate; to lift up.
- To render pure or refined; to intensify or concentrate; as, to exalt the juices of bodies.
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- elevate (part of speech: verb)
- worship (part of speech: verb)
- praise (part of speech: verb)
- "Essays on Political Economy", Frederic Bastiat.
To exalt any tradition, institution, custom, or prohibition above the human and social good it has ceased to serve, is to sink to the level of the scribe and Pharisee- the deadliest enemies of Jesus, and all for which He stood.- "The Five Great Philosophies of Life", William de Witt Hyde.
- "The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VIII. (of 12)", Edmund Burke.