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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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The only way to keep or raise the living standard on the back of aging population is to raise productivity.
In 2004, voters in Nevada and Florida approved ballot initiatives to raise the minimum wage to $6.
The commission awarded lawmakers a 12 percent raise.
Many people within these communities are saying, 'If we can't get the public money that we need, then we're going to raise the money ourselves.
On its Web site, the Retired Officers Association (TROA) has a table purportedly "track[ing] the growth of the military pay gap by comparing military raises with wage growth in the private sector," as expressed in the Employment Cost Index (ECI).
He then raises his upper legs perpendicularly and bends his knees to bring the lower legs parallel to the floor.
Myth #7: Only saturated fat raises blood cholesterol.
Estimates vary from 25 to 30 for bored raises and from 75 to 80 for Alimak raises.
When is the right time for a venture capital backed company to raise a 2nd round of funding?
The fewer than 100 department heads and those managers not represented by a union also got pay raises.
Force the muscles to raise the weight (through the muscles' fullest range of motion).
The team that raises the most money that week will move on to the next round.
The raises for just the top-paid city workers - and elected officials and their bloated staffs - and the fee raises for residents just illustrate the continuing contempt that City Hall has for the most vulnerable, the least powerful members of its city family.
Both increase the cholesterol level in your blood, which raises your risk of heart disease, the No.
7 percent raise in 2005; Second straight year of increased raises for employees after three-year decline