English[edit | edit source]

Pronunciation[edit | edit source]

  • IPA: /ˈɛləveɪtə/
  • SAMPA: /"El@%veIt@/
  • (GenAm) IPA: /ˈɛl.ə.veɪ.tɚ/

Noun[edit | edit source]



Elevator ({{{1}}})

  1. (US) Platform used for the moving of people and/or goods up and down in buildings.
  2. A silo used for storing wheat, corn or other grain (grain elevator)
  3. A control surface of an aircraft responsible for controling the pitching motion of the machine.
  4. Trademark for a type of shoe having an insert lift to make the wearer appear taller.

Synonyms[edit | edit source]

  • lift (British English)

Derived terms[edit | edit source]

Translations[edit | edit source]

Crimean Tatar[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

English grain elevator.

Noun[edit | edit source]


  1. elevator, grain elevator.

Declension[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  • Useinov & Mireev Dictionary, Simferopol, Dolya, 2002 [1]

Danish[edit | edit source]

Etymology[edit | edit source]

From English elevator.

Noun[edit | edit source]

Elevator c. (singular definite Elevatoren, plural indefinite Elevatorer)

  1. lift (mechanical device for vertically transporting goods or people)

Inflection[edit | edit source]

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