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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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Every time there was an attempt to do so, the company's lobby raised hell, resorting to street demonstrations, petitions to Knesset members, and suggesting that those who would change or close the company were motivated by racial prejudice.
Avenged Sevenfold have raised hell on the fourth annual Rockstar Taste of Chaos massively successful arena tour and are currently in the middle of a European tour with rock legends Iron Maiden with amazing fan response.
GOD be with the days when rock'n'rollers raised hell, now they can't even raise a storm in a teacup.
And they have revealed that they raised hell as teenagers.
I left home at 13, and I generally raised hell most of my life.