Raisable Raiseable

Raise

Meanings and phrases

raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the amount a salary is increased; rise; wage hike; hike; wage increase; salary increase
  2. an upward slope or grade (as in a road); ascent; acclivity; rise; climb; upgrade
  3. the act of raising something; lift; heave
  4. increasing the size of a bet (as in poker)

raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. raise the level or amount of something
  2. raise from a lower to a higher position; lift; elevate; get up; bring up
  3. cause to be heard or known; express or utter
  4. collect funds for a specific purpose
  5. cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques; grow; farm; produce
  6. summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic; conjure; conjure up; invoke; evoke; stir; call down; arouse; bring up; put forward; call forth
  7. bring up; rear; bring up; nurture; parent
  8. move upwards; lift
  9. construct, build, or erect; erect; rear; set up; put up
  10. call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); arouse; elicit; enkindle; kindle; evoke; fire; provoke
  11. increase; enhance; heighten
  12. raise in rank or condition; lift; elevate
  13. create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise
  14. put an end to; lift
  15. give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; promote; upgrade; advance; kick upstairs; elevate
  16. cause to puff up with a leaven; leaven; prove
  17. bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level
  18. bet more than the previous player
  19. put forward for consideration or discussion; bring up
  20. pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth
  21. activate or stir up
  22. establish radio communications with
  23. multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8 is 2 raised to the power 3
  24. bring (a surface or a design) into relief and cause to project
  25. invigorate or heighten; lift
  26. cause to assemble or enlist in the military; recruit; levy
  27. cause to become alive again; resurrect; upraise

fund raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. raise money for a cause or project; fund-raise; fundraise

raise a stink

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take strong and forceful action, as to object or express discontent; raise hell; make a stink

raise hell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take strong and forceful action, as to object or express discontent; make a stink; raise a stink

raise the roof

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. get very angry

raise up

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. change the arrangement or position of; agitate; vex; disturb; commove; shake up; stir up
E.g.
  • Let them curse it that curse the day, who are ready to raise up their mourning."
  • Snake and the president reach the wall, and guards raise up the president via a rope.
  • Jesus also told his followers to "cure sick people, raise up dead persons, make lepers clean, expel demons.

raise money

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • An event which helped raise money for local charity.
  • In 1748, Diderot needed to raise money on short notice.
  • The servants raise money to buy her a fashionable dress.

raise funds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They also raise funds to ship the computers.
  • The company used Kickstarter to raise funds.
  • Kidd also had to sell his ship "Antigua" to raise funds.

raise awareness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Make a donation here and use #SupportTheBalkans to raise awareness.
  • Annual benefit concerts take place to raise awareness of the cause.
  • In 2018 the band performed at a concert to raise awareness of the issue.

order to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He emigrated to France in order to raise money for his marriage.
  • She entered the Academy in order to raise her family's social status.
  • In February 1895, in order to raise a Universalist congregation, Rev.

help raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The charity aimed to help raise money for local children in crisis.
  • The teams play to help raise money for the Corky Kell Scholarship Fund.
  • Sammy adores his older sister Kei, who has postponed her dreams to help raise him.

helped raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • An event which helped raise money for local charity.
  • That fall Walcutt helped raise and train the 46th Ohio Infantry.
  • In June 2017 Spencer helped raise £140,000 for the Elton John AIDS Foundation.

able to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Three months later Forster was able to raise "Selkirk".
  • Her owners were able to raise "J.D.
  • Armstrong was able to raise the vessel and return her to service.

raise taxes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He opposed Republican initiatives to raise taxes in 2007 and 2013.
  • Kobylt criticized Florio for reneging on his promise not to raise taxes.
  • In April she prorogued the Parliament, which did not reconvene until she needed its support to raise taxes in 1566.

not raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Redskins did not raise ticket prices from 2006 through 2012.
  • At first, the composition did not raise interest and was not taken seriously.
  • He is the biological father of Lakers center JaVale McGee, but did not raise his son.

campaign to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Together with these practices she started a media campaign to raise awareness about the disease.
  • Afterwards, Shaw established a GoFundMe campaign to raise money for the families of the four victims.
  • Kurlow launched an online campaign to raise money for full-time classical ballet training, raising over $7000.

used to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Oxen are used to raise and lower them.
  • During this time, the farm was likely used to raise dairy cows and fowl.
  • When the ditch was dug some of the material was used to raise the interior of the castle by .

raise public

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1897, the was created to raise public awareness through discussion groups and periodicals.
  • Throughout the 1970s Rickard tirelessly campaigned to raise public awareness about Māori land rights.
  • The main purpose of the show was to raise public awareness and understanding of the RAF and its role today.

raise the money

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However the company was unable to raise the money required.
  • Okay, we can raise the money for this."
  • This took no time to raise the money.

raise more

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Antony went to Cyrene to raise more troops.
  • In August 2014, PonoMusic turned to Crowdfunder to raise more equity.
  • Helped raise more than $18 million in grants for the Kansas-Haskell partnership.
E.g.
  • In 1897, the was created to raise public awareness through discussion groups and periodicals.
  • Throughout the 1970s Rickard tirelessly campaigned to raise public awareness about Māori land rights.
  • The main purpose of the show was to raise public awareness and understanding of the RAF and its role today.

raise capital

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The intention was to raise capital for the company.
  • The only bars to entry appear to be ability to raise capital and entrepreneurial drive.
  • In 1988, he started Gabriel Capital to raise capital, and funnel it to managers in exchange for a fee.

attempt to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Flued boilers were developed in an attempt to raise steam pressures and improve engine efficiency.
  • The first attempt to raise the Royalist standard in Scotland, however, gave no omen of its later triumphs.
  • At least one attempt to raise the ship was made afterwards, which failed, and the ship was salvaged where she lay.

unable to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However the company was unable to raise the money required.
  • He was unable to raise finance.
  • Ultimately, ITB stated that it was unable to raise financing for Countryland USA.

effort to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 2005, the Austin music community banded together in an effort to raise money for Willie's treatment.
  • This walk took 297 days and was in an effort to raise funds and awareness for the Livestrong Foundation.
  • A coordinated effort to raise the awareness and understanding of what supply chain management is and its function in modern business practices.

helped to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • These boxers helped to raise morale and put on boxing exhibitions.
  • The DEC August 2014 Gaza appeal shown by the BBC helped to raise £16m over two years.
  • Scanlan has also helped to raise more than $100 million in investment for the company.

pay raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Teachers rejected the pay raise, walking out across the state on February 22.
  • The recruitment rate rose from July, when the RIC was given a large pay raise.
  • In 1920, he left Paramount after studio head Adolph Zukor refused to give him a substantial pay raise.

raise enough

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Taylors' first street performance was to raise enough money to visit their mother in Puerto Rico.
  • El Sereno community members led a protest against gentrification to raise enough funds to buy out the space.
  • In order to raise enough money to repay Ramsey his down payment, Gene and the ranchers drive their cattle to market.

raise the profile

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This deal was made to raise the profile of both the charity and the football club.
  • This approach helped raise the profile of art in an area where participation had been low.
  • It was also seen by the NSC as a further way to raise the profile and respectability of boxing.

raise property

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The current state constitution requires a voter referendum to raise property taxes.
  • The Act 1 of 2006 Index regulates the rates at which each school district can raise property taxes in Pennsylvania.

raise a family

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She has said that Stokes Valley is a wonderful place to live and raise a family.
  • The barber is financially constrained and has to raise a family with three children.
  • Soon after, they constructed a home (cabin) in which the young couple started to raise a family.

managed to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The band managed to raise $31,465 in support of the new album.
  • Despite everything, not Yorin FM managed to raise the listening figures.
  • Kjellberg donated $10,000 to his fundraiser and managed to raise over $30,000 for NAMI.

raise property taxes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The current state constitution requires a voter referendum to raise property taxes.
  • The Act 1 of 2006 Index regulates the rates at which each school district can raise property taxes in Pennsylvania.

aims to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Rag week in February each year aims to raise both awareness of and money for charity.
  • The Milarepa Fund aims to raise awareness of Tibetan human rights issues and the exile of the Dalai Lama.
  • In March 2010, Leigertwood was involved in the Kick It Out's latest campaign, which aims to raise awareness of homophobia in football.

raise the funds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Through Kickstarter, about 800 donors from all over the world helped to raise the funds needed.
  • The following years, three canons of Beauvais were able to raise the funds to purchase the property.
  • In the late 1970s she also planned excavations at Saar in Bahrain, but was unable to raise the funds.

efforts to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Several of the lesser-known candidates made efforts to raise visibility.
  • She spearheaded the fundraising efforts to raise $16 million to build a new museum at the pier, which opened in 1999.
  • In 2015, Murphy was invited by BOTE Boards and the SweetWater Brewing Company in their efforts to raise funds for the Waterkeeper Alliance.

trying to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The woman was trying to raise money for a stem-cell procedure she needed to save her life.
  • His position was not yet secure, as Ibn Masal was among the tribes of Upper Egypt, trying to raise additional troops.
  • In 1762 the city was briefly occupied by Danish forces who were trying to raise money to fight a coming war with Russia.

raise an army

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They break free from the prison, raise an army and overthrow the usurper.
  • At the conference, he moved a motion to raise an army for Indian independence.
  • Moray got a commission from James V to raise an army and attack the Mackintosh brothers.

decided to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hidenari felt pity for him, and decided to raise him in the camp.
  • It also decided to raise by 50 dinars ($183) the pay of foreigners employed by the government.

raise the price

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Jean Jaurès spoke and then Albert launched an ultimatum to the government asking it to raise the price of wine.
  • Jean-Jaurès spoke and then Marcelin Albert launched an ultimatum to the government asking it to raise the price of wine.
  • But in fact Rockefeller didn't raise the price of oil but lowered the price to gain market share rather than to extract from the economy.

district can raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Act 1 of 2006 Index regulates the rates at which each school district can raise property taxes in Pennsylvania.

attempted to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dropping his pistol, he desperately attempted to raise a shotgun against the other Indian.
  • Franklin was busy with matters outside of his printing office, and never seriously attempted to raise the mechanical standards of his trade.
  • The sculptures remained in Veterans Park for 10 years while Fowler attempted to raise funds to buy a larger piece of land for the sculptures.

help raise money

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The charity aimed to help raise money for local children in crisis.
  • The teams play to help raise money for the Corky Kell Scholarship Fund.
  • Friend also convinced Patton to help raise money for Walter "Dee" Huddleston's congressional campaign.

help raise funds

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Among them: In addition, it maintains the Community Hospice Thrift Shop to help raise funds.
  • During September 2013, King designed shoes to help raise funds for UK charity "Save The Children".
  • He decided to support the CCFC, to help raise funds and support research into inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

began to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • His attitude, however, began to raise suspicions among the clergy.
  • Once again, a great effort began to raise funds for their redemption.
  • In October 2008, two months after the Revenue Sharing Agreement was proposed, Redbox began to raise claims against Universal Studios.

intended to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Shuttleworth intended to raise awareness for veterans' issues, such as veteran suicide and homelessness.
  • The Spirit Train was intended to raise support for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver; many protesters argued that the games were taking place on stolen native land.
  • The story, intended to raise scandal and arouse interest, described West's live-in love affair with the "bronze boxer" and how she frequently gave Wright hundreds of dollars to gamble.

required to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The centigrade heat unit (CHU) is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one pound of water by one degree Celsius.
  • Amontons presented the nature of friction in terms of surface irregularities and the force required to raise the weight pressing the surfaces together.
  • Its counterpart in the old metric system is the calorie, which is defined as the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one gram of water by one degree Celsius.

raise revenue

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1926–27, greyhound racing was introduced to raise revenue.
  • Prior to the 20th century, lotteries were used in New York to raise revenue for non-educational needs.
  • Unable to raise revenue without Parliament and unwilling to convene it, Charles resorted to other means.

raise questions

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The teams and fans often exaggerate referee mistakes although some so called mistakes do raise questions.
  • This met the standards for that day, although Penn State did raise questions about the contamination remaining.
  • The team reached a high point when they were 40 games over .500, but a second half swoon started to raise questions about the team's staying power.

tried to raise

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In February 1601, the earl tried to raise a rebellion in London.
  • The crisis baffled the GOP, and it tried to raise tariffs again with the Smoot–Hawley Tariff Act of 1930.
  • O'Malley tried to raise money and get the political backing to build a new ballpark elsewhere in Brooklyn.

raise the issue

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Hickey continues to raise the issue publicly, including attending the February 2019 Vatican sexual abuse summit in Rome.
  • This dependence froze the revisionist hopes in Bratislava and Budapest as Berlin refused to raise the issue of border changes until the end of the war.
  • However, he insisted that although France did not set a precondition for European Union entry regarding the matter, he stated that France would raise the issue during negotiations.

raise the necessary

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Gasparin pledged his personal fortune with Jewish money-lenders to raise the necessary funds and calm the revolt.
  • However, they could not raise the necessary funds, so by 1984, the previous plan for a parking lot began once again.
  • The company began issuing shares to raise the necessary capital for which the governments would guarantee a 5% interest.

raise the level

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • What we're about to do is raise the level of expectations.
  • Two locks raise the level of the canal in Tamworth, after which there is a long level section.
  • Game mechanics allow that eventually it may be less expensive to raise the level of the base attribute the skills depend on as opposed to purchasing higher levels of skills.

raise taxes above

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Districts are not allowed to raise taxes above that index unless they allow voters to vote by referendum, or they seek an exception from the state Department of Education.
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