Lifted


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Lifted

Refers to over-the-counter trading. Having an offer taken in a stock, followed by the market maker raising the offer price.

Lifted

Having risen; often refers to a rise on a stock market index. For example, one may hear that stocks in industry A have "lifted" the market. This word is often used in journalism.
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So I brought stones and piled them up till I could reach him; then I lifted him down, for he was very light, being but skin and bones.
Sir Henry, Good, and Umbopa ranged themselves alongside of me, and lifted their rifles.
Again there was a period of silence a silence so long and gloomy that when Mombi finally lifted the kettle from the fire it was close to midnight.
I have seen nothing but the writing-case lifted from my lap.
He seized Joe in his arms, lifted him clear of the floor, and ran with him across the ring to his own corner.
His hands were concealed in the cloud of the horse's lifted mane.
The moments that passed before he lifted his head from his reading seemed like hours.
Starting back a step, Grace lifted her hands mechanically to her ears.
As the Ghost rolled her side out of water, the boat was lifted snugly against her, and before the return roll came, we had heaved it in over the side and turned it bottom up on the deck.