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What are the hyponyms for raise?

Hyponyms for raise

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Definitions for raise

  • verb - cause to become alive again; "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead
  • noun - the act of raising something; "he responded with a lift of his eyebrow"; "fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up"
  • 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 or a design) 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"
  • noun - increasing the size of a bet (as in poker); "I'll see your raise and double it"
  • 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 - bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level
  • verb - summon into action or bring into existence
  • verb - construct
  • verb - cultivate by growing
  • verb - create a disturbance
  • verb - call forth (emotions
  • 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"
  • noun - the amount a salary is increased; "he got a 3% raise"; "he got a wage hike"
  • noun - an upward slope or grade (as in a road); "the car couldn't make it up the rise"
  • Pronounciation of raise

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    Synonyms for raise

    lift hike acclivity heave wage increase climb rise salary increase wage hike ascent elevate conjure stir call forth put up elicit provoke promote nurture bring up conjure up call down erect grow enkindle get up upgrade parent resurrect enhance recruit invoke arouse rear farm kindle leaven advance upraise heighten levy evoke put forward set up produce fire prove kick upstairs

    Antonyms for raise

    level lower

    Holonyms for raise

    No holonyms found for raise.

    Hypernyms for raise

    propulsion gamble incline actuation side increment slope compound terminate better meliorate reach express give tongue to sound out advert refer bet call build raise collect depute heighten change improve bring out get through incite verbalize pronounce enunciate bring up enlist wager make cultivate lift take in assign resuscitate increase deepen alter amend set off get hold of instigate verbalise articulate say cite draft play create move elevate delegate revive intensify end modify ameliorate multiply contact stir up utter enounce mention name muster in bid construct displace get up designate

    Meronyms for raise

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    Sounds like raise

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