to lift a boycott - прекращать бойкот
to abolish / lift censorship - отменить цензуру, цензурный контроль
to take a lift - пользоваться лифтом.
A liftboy or liftman operates a lift. - Лифтёр следит за работой лифта.
I cadged a lift from Joanna. - Я упросил Джоанну меня подбросить.
gas lift: Gas lift is a method in which gas is injected into the production tubing (= tubes through which hydrocarbons flow to the surface) to allow liquids to enter the wellbore at a higher flow rate .
button lift: a kind of ski lift for one person consisting of a moving cable to which is attached a pole with a circular plate at the bottom, which a skier places between his or her legs to be carried up the hill
fireman's lift: a method of carrying a person, in which you put one shoulder into the person's midriff, lift them and carry them with their head arms and upper torso hanging down your back while you grip their legs with one hand ( leaving your other hand free to hold the ladder as you climb down)
lift the curtain on: to begin