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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)

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to seek an answer to (a question)

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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

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raise the level or amount of something

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collect funds for a specific purpose

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

bring up

move upwards

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create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise

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raise in rank or condition

cause to puff up with a leaven

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

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bet more than the previous player

cause to assemble or enlist in the military

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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

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

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invigorate or heighten

put an end to

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cause to become alive again

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If adding labor raises the return on capital, then reducing labor, as an aging population will do, will lower the return on capital.
That relationship raises community awareness of the public schools and provides an excellent opportunity for good public relations, adds Linda Lecht, president of the Miami-based Education Fund.
We certainly hope that governments and other organizations can put us out of business in trying to raise money to treat individual people.
Plus, the number is usually cited without mentioning that every single person who may actually be on food stamps, is also in line for a pay raise and therefore isn't likely to stay on food stamps for long.
Weinberg has found that eggs raise blood cholesterol less in people who have a gene called apo-IV-2 than in other people.
The report weighs the pros and cons of eliminating or limiting deductions for state and local taxes, which could raise as much as $225 billion by 2002.
Meanwhile, the facility's ability to raise private pay fees is bumping up against the ceiling of reasonable expectation.
However, in most situations the location and size of the raise are determined and long-term requirements are identified (e.
If the government raises the package design issue after the extended due date of the year of change, and the taxpayer has not adopted a permissible method, the year of change will be the earliest open year under examination, at Appeals, or before a federal court for which the issue has been raised.
What is different about a company once it raises a round of venture capital?
A professional dog trainer for 20 years, he had been approached several times to raise a GDA dog.
Raise the DBs forward with straight arms from mid-thigh to a position slightly above parallel to the floor, pause momentarily, and then return with control to the starting position.
and more than 120 communities have passed laws to significantly raise local minimum wages in recent years.
Around 1930, northern Taiwanese women began to raise the majority of their daughters, and the demand for "little daughters-in-law" receded, Wolf notes.
Ivers declined to put a figure on how much the group hopes to raise this year, but Log Cabin executive director Rich Tafel had previously placed the number at about $200,000.