elevate (someone or something) to (something)

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elevate (someone or something) to (something)

1. To promote someone to a better position. While my manager was out on maternity leave, they elevated me to her position and I oversaw the whole department.
2. To promote the importance of something. If we don't elevate this issue to urgent, it will never get done.
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elevate someone or something to something

to raise the status of someone to something; to promote someone to something higher, such as a job, a better status, etc. The success elevated her to a new rank and higher pay. The boss's attention elevated the policy question to the highest priority. She sought to elevate herself to some sort of social goddess.
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But I hope that it would push us more (to play harder) and elevate us to the next level,' he said as the Elite shoot to make it past the eliminations for just the second time in three seasons in the pros.
We're confident in Emerging Media's ability to create connections for iOffice that will elevate us to a new level of awareness in the market with business leaders who share our vision.
The graphic designer, from Saar, said: "I definitely think it will elevate us to a different level.
And it's all down to media to elevate us to that level and I hope most of us will be able to deliver to the society for putting us on that pedestal.
We made the decision that size would not matter and speed, strength, explosiveness and cohesion as a team would elevate us to the next level.
But despite all reservations, it doesn't elevate us to a great people but it is heading towards both the wrong and the right thing .
Thousands of pounds are being paid in salaries to teams of people - only a handful of them from Merseyside - to put us on the world map, or rather to try to elevate us to such a dizzy height.
Martin Gilbert, chief executive of Aberdeen, said: 'We anticipate significant potential for revenue growth from a merger which gives us the unique opportunity to elevate us to fourth position in investment trusts and the top tier in open-ended funds.
Then again, others elevate us to the heights of Everest so its really something you have to keep your temper with.
Both roles are critical to that success and Roger and Jonathan come to them with the expertise and passion I firmly believe will help elevate us to the next level.
Thank God for this love, to lift us up, and elevate us to something higher to what we used to be so we will become less unworthy to be at the presence of the Lord," Palma said.
We are incredibly honored to have been named Top Provider in the Nemertes Pilot House Awards, and are both wowed and humbled to have had the feedback from actual users of WLAN solutions elevate us to this position," said Greg Murphy, vice president of marketing for Aruba.
This agreement will further elevate us to a position of leadership in the North American embedded system market.
He says, "No one knows our business better than those who have been with SK and helped elevate us to our current level of success.
The Millers' spectacular gift will elevate us to a new level, into the top ranks of American medical schools.