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doc Definition of raise
    English to English
  • the amount a salary is increased
  • He got a 3% raise.
    He got a wage hike.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
  • The car couldn't make it up the rise.
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  • increasing the size of a bet (as in poker)
  • I'll see your raise and double it.
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  • the act of raising something
  • He responded with a lift of his eyebrow.
    Fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up.
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  • raise the level or amount of something
  • Raise my salary.
    Raise the price of bread.
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  • raise from a lower to a higher position
  • Raise your hands.
    Lift a load.
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  • cause to be heard or known; express or utter
  • Raise a shout.
    Raise a protest.
    Raise a sad cry.
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  • collect funds for a specific purpose
  • The President raised several million dollars for his college.
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  • 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.
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  • bring up
  • Raise a family.
    Bring up children.
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  • summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
  • Raise the specter of unemployment.
    He conjured wild birds in the air.
    Call down the spirits from the mountain.
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  • move upwards
  • Lift one's eyes.
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  • construct, build, or erect
  • Raise a barn.
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  • call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
  • Arouse pity.
    Raise a smile.
    Evoke sympathy.
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  • create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise
  • Raise hell.
    Raise the roof.
    Raise Cain.
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  • raise in rank or condition
  • The new law lifted many people from poverty.
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  • increase
  • This will enhance your enjoyment.
    Heighten the tension.
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  • 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.
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  • cause to puff up with a leaven
  • Unleavened bread.
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  • bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level
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  • bet more than the previous player
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  • cause to assemble or enlist in the military
  • Raise an army.
    Recruit new soldiers.
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  • put forward for consideration or discussion
  • Raise the question of promotions.
    Bring up an unpleasant topic.
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  • pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth
  • Raise your `o'.
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  • activate or stir up
  • Raise a mutiny.
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  • establish radio communications with
  • They managed to raise Hanoi last night.
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  • multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8 is 2 raised to the power 3
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  • bring (a surface or a design) into relief and cause to project
  • Raised edges.
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  • invigorate or heighten
  • Lift my spirits.
    Lift his ego.
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  • put an end to
  • Lift a ban.
    Raise a siege.
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  • cause to become alive again
  • Raise from the dead.
    Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected.
    Upraising ghosts.
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  • To cause to rise; to bring from a lower to a higher place; to lift upward; to elevate; to heave; as, to raise a stone or weight.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
  • [reís] Magtaas; bumuhat; ibangon; itaas; ibunyî; itanghal
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Español-Tagalog
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