Found 4 items, similar to Raise.
English → Indonesian
English → Indonesian
anggung, angkat, banyaki, kenaikkan gaji, membangkitkan, membesarkan, membubungkan, membuntangkan, memperbanyak, memperbanyaki, mendidik, menegakkan, mengambung-ambungkan, mengangkat, mengangkatkan, meninggikan, perbanyaki
English → English
n 1: the amount a salary is increased; "he got a 3% raise“; ”
got a wage hike" [syn: rise
, wage hike
, wage increase
, salary increase
2: an upward slope or grade (as in a road); “the car couldn't
make it up the rise”
] [ant: descent
3: increasing the size of a bet (as in poker); “I'll see your
raise and double it”
4: the act of raising something; “he responded with a lift of
; “fireman learn several different raises for
getting ladders up”
v 1: raise the level or amount of something; “raise my salary”
“raise the price of bread”
2: raise from a lower to a higher position; “Raise your hands”
“Lift a load”
, get up
, bring up
3: cause to be heard or known; express or utter; “raise a
; “raise a protest”
; “raise a sad cry”
4: collect funds for a specific purpose; “The President raised
several million dollars for his college”
5: cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means
of agricultural techniques; “The Bordeaux region produces
great red wines”
; “They produce good ham in Parma”
grow wheat here”
; “We raise hogs here”
6: bring up; “raise a family”
; “bring up children”
7: evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic; “raise the
specter of unemployment”
; “he conjured wild birds in the
; “stir a disturbance”
; “call down the spirits from
, conjure up
, call down
, bring up
, put forward
8: move upwards; “lift one's eyes”
9: construct, build, or erect; “Raise a barn”
, put up
] [ant: level
10: call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); “arouse
; “raise a smile”
; “evoke sympathy”
11: create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise;
; “raise the roof”
; “raise Cain”
12: raise in rank or condition; “The new law lifted many people
13: increase; “This will enhance your enjoyment”
; “heighten the
14: give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; “John
was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired”
tend not to advance in the major law firms”
; “I got
promoted after many years of hard work”
, kick upstairs
] [ant: demote
15: cause to puff up with a leaven; “unleavened bread”
16: in bridge: bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level
17: bet more than the previous player
18: cause to assemble or enlist in the military; “raise an
; “recruit new soldiers”
19: put forward for consideration or discussion; “raise the
question of promotions”
; “bring up an unpleasant topic”
[syn: bring up
20: pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof
of the mouth; "raise your `o'"
21: activate or stir up; “raise a mutiny”
22: establish radio communications with; “They managed to raise
Hanoi last night”
23: multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8
is 2 raised to the power 3
24: bring (a surface, a design, etc.) into relief and cause to
project; “raised edges”
25: invigorate or heighten; “lift my spirits”
; “lift his ego”
26: put an end to; “lift a ban”
; “raise a siege”
27: cause to become alive again; “raise from the dead”
is already dead, and cannot be resurrected”
English → English
(r[=a]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Raised
p. pr. & vb. n. Raising
.] [OE. reisen, Icel. reisa,
causative of r[=i]sa to rise. See Rise
, and cf. Rear
1. To cause to rise; to bring from a lower to a higher place;
to lift upward; to elevate; to heave; as, to raise a stone
or weight. Hence, figuratively:
(a) To bring to a higher condition or situation; to
elevate in rank, dignity, and the like; to increase
the value or estimation of; to promote; to exalt; to
advance; to enhance; as, to raise from a low estate;
to raise to office; to raise the price, and the like.
This gentleman came to be raised to great
The plate pieces of eight were raised three
pence in the piece. --Sir W.
(b) To increase the strength, vigor, or vehemence of; to
excite; to intensify; to invigorate; to heighten; as,
to raise the pulse; to raise the voice; to raise the
spirits or the courage; to raise the heat of a
(c) To elevate in degree according to some scale; as, to
raise the pitch of the voice; to raise the temperature
of a room.
2. To cause to rise up, or assume an erect position or
posture; to set up; to make upright; as, to raise a mast
or flagstaff. Hence:
(a) To cause to spring up from a recumbent position, from
a state of quiet, or the like; to awaken; to arouse.
They shall not awake, nor be raised out of their
sleep. --Job xiv. 12.
(b) To rouse to action; to stir up; to incite to tumult,
struggle, or war; to excite.
He commandeth, and raiseth the stormy wind.
[AE]neas . . . employs his pains,
In parts remote, to raise the Tuscan swains.
(c) To bring up from the lower world; to call up, as a
spirit from the world of spirits; to recall from
death; to give life to.
Why should it be thought a thing incredible with
you, that God should raise the dead ? --Acts
3. To cause to arise, grow up, or come into being or to
appear; to give rise to; to originate, produce, cause,
effect, or the like. Hence, specifically:
(a) To form by the accumulation of materials or
constituent parts; to build up; to erect; as, to raise
a lofty structure, a wall, a heap of stones.
I will raise forts against thee. --Isa. xxix.
(b) To bring together; to collect; to levy; to get
together or obtain for use or service; as, to raise
money, troops, and the like. “To raise up a rent.”
(c) To cause to grow; to procure to be produced, bred, or
propagated; to grow; as, to raise corn, barley, hops,
etc.; toraise cattle. “He raised sheep.” “He raised
wheat where none grew before.”
Note: In some parts of the United States, notably in the
Southern States, raise is also commonly applied to the
rearing or bringing up of children.
I was raised, as they say in Virginia, among the
mountains of the North. --Paulding.
(d) To bring into being; to produce; to cause to arise,
come forth, or appear; -- often with up.
I will raise them up a prophet from among their
brethren, like unto thee. --Deut. xviii.
God vouchsafes to raise another world
From him [Noah], and all his anger to forget.
(e) To give rise to; to set agoing; to occasion; to start;
to originate; as, to raise a smile or a blush.
Thou shalt not raise a false report. --Ex.
(f) To give vent or utterance to; to utter; to strike up.
Soon as the prince appears, they raise a cry.
(g) To bring to notice; to submit for consideration; as,
to raise a point of order; to raise an objection.
4. To cause to rise, as by the effect of leaven; to make
light and spongy, as bread.
Miss Liddy can dance a jig, and raise paste.
(a) To cause (the land or any other object) to seem higher
by drawing nearer to it; as, to raise Sandy Hook
(b) To let go; as in the command, Raise tacks and sheets,
i. e., Let go tacks and sheets.
6. (Law) To create or constitute; as, to raise a use, that
is, to create it. --Burrill.
To raise a blockade
(Mil.), to remove or break up a
blockade, either by withdrawing the ships or forces
employed in enforcing it, or by driving them away or
To raise a check
, bill of exchange
, etc., to
increase fraudulently its nominal value by changing the
writing, figures, or printing in which the sum payable is
To raise a siege
, to relinquish an attempt to take a place
by besieging it, or to cause the attempt to be
To raise steam
, to produce steam of a required pressure.
To raise the wind
, to procure ready money by some temporary
To raise Cain
, or To raise the devil
, to cause a great
disturbance; to make great trouble. [Slang]
Syn: To lift; exalt; elevate; erect; originate; cause;
produce; grow; heighten; aggravate; excite.