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raise

(rāz )

substantiv
the act of raising something
"he responded with a lift of his eyebrow"
"fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up"

substantiv
increasing the size of a bet (as in poker)
"I''ll see your raise and double it"

substantiv
the amount a salary is increased
"he got a 3% raise"
"he got a wage hike"

substantiv
an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
"the car couldn''t make it up the rise"

verb
cause to become alive again
"raise from the dead"
"Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"
"Upraising ghosts"

verb
raise the level or amount of something
"raise my salary"
"raise the price of bread"

verb
increase
"This will enhance your enjoyment"
"heighten the tension"

verb
put an end to
"lift a ban"
"raise a siege"

verb
raise in rank or condition
"The new law lifted many people from poverty"

verb
invigorate or heighten
"lift my spirits"
"lift his ego"

verb
bring (a surface, a design, etc.) into relief and cause to project
"raised edges"

verb
multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8 is 2 raised to the power 3
verb
establish radio communications with
"They managed to raise Hanoi last night"

verb
activate or stir up
"raise a mutiny"

verb
cause to be heard or known
express or utter
"raise a shout"
"raise a protest"
"raise a sad cry"

verb
pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth
"raise your `o''"

verb
put forward for consideration or discussion
"raise the question of promotions"
"bring up an unpleasant topic"

verb
cause to assemble or enlist in the military
"raise an army"
"recruit new soldiers"

verb
bet more than the previous player
verb
in bridge: bid (one''s partner''s suit) at a higher level
verb
evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic
"raise the specter of unemployment"
"he conjured wild birds in the air"
"stir a disturbance"
"call down the spirits from the mountain"

verb
construct, build, or erect
"Raise a barn"

verb
cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques
"The Bordeaux region produces great red wines"
"They produce good ham in Parma"
"We grow wheat here"
"We raise hogs here"

verb
create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise
"raise hell"
"raise the roof"
"raise Cain"

verb
call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
"arouse pity"
"raise a smile"
"evoke sympathy"

verb
move upwards
"lift one''s eyes"

verb
raise from a lower to a higher position
"Raise your hands"
"Lift a load"

verb
cause to puff up with a leaven
"unleavened bread"

verb
collect funds for a specific purpose
"The President raised several million dollars for his college"

verb
give a promotion to or assign to a higher position
"John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"
"Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"
"I got promoted after many years of hard work"

verb
bring up
"raise a family"
"bring up children"




Antonime:
(substantiv) decline, descent, declension, fall, declination, declivity
(verb) relegate, lower, level, bump, dismantle, break, demote, raze



Sinonime:
(substantiv) acclivity, ascent, climb, heave, hike, lift, rise, upgrade
(verb) advance, arouse, conjure, elevate, elicit, enhance, enkindle, erect, evoke, farm, fire, grow, heighten, invoke, kindle, leaven, levy, nurture, parent, produce, promote, prove, provoke, rear, recruit, resurrect, stir