raise


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • verb
  • noun

Synonyms for raise

Synonyms for raise

to move (something) to a higher position

to make or form (a structure)

to increase in amount

to increase markedly in level or intensity, especially of sound

to raise in rank

to bring into existence and foster the development of

to take care of and educate (a child)

Synonyms

to seek an answer to (a question)

Synonyms

to put forward (a topic) for discussion

to induce or elicit (a reaction or emotion)

the amount by which something is increased

Synonyms for raise

the amount a salary is increased

an upward slope or grade (as in a road)

increasing the size of a bet (as in poker)

the act of raising something

Synonyms

Related Words

raise the level or amount of something

Related Words

collect funds for a specific purpose

cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques

bring up

move upwards

Synonyms

Related Words

create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise

Related Words

raise in rank or condition

cause to puff up with a leaven

bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level

Related Words

bet more than the previous player

cause to assemble or enlist in the military

Synonyms

put forward for consideration or discussion

pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth

activate or stir up

establish radio communications with

multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8 is 2 raised to the power 3

Related Words

bring (a surface or a design) into relief and cause to project

Related Words

invigorate or heighten

put an end to

Synonyms

Related Words

cause to become alive again

References in periodicals archive ?
We teach our players to try to raise the weight as fast as they want or can, provided the muscles do all of the work.
After pausing momentarily in the lowered phase, the athlete should raise the weight in a smooth and controlled manner.
However, raises to the lowest-paid workers represent a drop in the bucket that is the city's coffer.
Women are more likely than men (27% to 20%) to put the raise first, yet men are more likely to pick productivity (21% to 12%) and want a new job (15% to 11%).
75 percent salary raise and a $47 bonus for the 2001-02 academic year.
3,652 participants helped raise $569,753, of which $323,840 was raised online.
This is a really unique way to raise money while building team unity at the same time.
His decision to raise buffalo, however, has proven to be a marketable one.
MOJAVE - Mojave Unified School District officials and teachers union negotiators have reached a tentative agreement that calls for teachers getting a 10 percent raise, their first in three years.
Tisbert had indicated she did not intend to raise $1,000 or more.
To pay higher wages, they argue, employers would have to raise prices, which would hurt consumers, or cut jobs, which would hurt workers.
The only way to keep or raise the living standard on the back of aging population is to raise productivity.
The company has introduced its Sports Sweepstakes ticket selling programs as a way to help booster clubs raise substantial money.
And in some areas, "living wage" movements have helped raise minimum wages on a local level.
who sponsored the raise in the minimum wage, "called the vote 'absolutely unconscionable.