Raise

  • 1 Raise — (r[=a]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Raised} (r[=a]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Raising}.] [OE. reisen, Icel. reisa, causative of r[=i]sa to rise. See {Rise}, and cf. {Rear} to raise.] [1913 Webster] 1. To cause to rise; to bring from a lower to a higher… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 RAISE — ( Rigorous Approach to Industrial Software Engineering ) was developed as part of the European ESPRIT II LaCoS project in the 1990s, led by Dines Bjørner. It consists of a set of tools based around a specification language (RSL) for software… …

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  • 3 raise — I (advance) verb aggrandize, augment, boost, bring up, dignify, elevate, enhance, enlarge, ennoble, exalt, further, glorify, heighten, honor, increase, lift, move up, prize, promote, propose, provehere, put, suggest, uplift, upraise associated… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 raise — raisable, raiseable, adj. raiser, n. /rayz/, v., raised, raising, n. v.t. 1. to move to a higher position; lift up; elevate: to raise one s hand; sleepy birds raising their heads and looking about. 2. to set upright: When the projection screen… …

    Universalium

  • 5 raise — ▪ I. raise raise 1 [reɪz] verb [transitive] 1. to increase an amount, number, or level: • We can cut the state budget or raise taxes. • The bank raised interest rates to 15%. 2. raise a question/​objection/​point etc to make people consider a… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 6 raise — I. verb (raised; raising) Etymology: Middle English reisen, raisen, from Old Norse reisa more at rear Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. to cause or help to rise to a standing position 2. a. awaken, arouse …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 7 raise — I n. (AE) 1) to give smb. a raise (in salary) 2) to deserve; get a raise 3) an across the board; annual raise (BE has rise) II v. 1) (D; tr.) ( to lift ) to raise from; to (to raise a sunken ship from the bottom of the sea to the surface) 2) (d;… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 8 Raise — A raise or Raise is a term which can have several meanings:*Raise (Lake District), the name of the 12th highest mountain in the Lake District on the north west coast of England *Raise borer, a raise is a shaft in a mine which joins two levels by… …

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  • 9 Raise It Up — Infobox Single Name = Raise It Up Caption = Artist = Slum Village from Album = Fantastic, Vol. 2 A side = Raise It Up B side = Fall In Love Released = July 16, 2001 Format = Digital download 12 maxi single Recorded = Genre = Hip hop Length = 4:24 …

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  • 10 Raise Up — Infobox Single Name = Raise Up Artist = Petey Pablo from Album = Released = May 22, 2001 Format = CD Single Recorded = 2001 Genre = Southern hip hop Length = 4:46 Label = Jive Producer = R B)#25 US) Reviews = Last single = This single = Raise Up… …

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  • 11 raise — Synonyms and related words: Olympian heights, abandon, abet, access, accession, accretion, accrual, accruement, acculturate, accumulate, accumulation, acme, add to, addition, advance, advancement, aerial heights, agglomerate, aggrandize,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 Raise! — Infobox Album Name = Raise! Type = Studio album Artist = Earth, Wind Fire Released = 1981 Recorded = 1981 Genre = R B Length = 60:34 Label = Columbia Records Producer = Maurice White Reviews = Last album = Faces (1980) This album = Raise! (1981)… …

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  • 13 raise — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun Raise is used after these nouns: ↑merit, ↑pay, ↑salary {{Roman}}II.{{/Roman}} verb Raise is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑appeal, ↑case, ↑finance, ↑lottery, ↑wolf Raise is used …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 14 raise — 1. verb /reɪz/ a) To cause to rise. Raise your hand if want to say something. b) To collect. He raises a lot of money for charity. Syn: lift 2 …

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  • 15 raise — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. lift, elevate; [a]rouse, stir up, incite; muster, collect; resurrect; erect, build, exalt, honor; increase; cultivate, breed. See elevation, excitement, convexity. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. increase …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16 Raise — Beim Kartenspiel Poker fasst der Begriff Spielverhalten zusammen, wie ein Spieler in bestimmten Situationen reagiert. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Einteilung 1.1 Hole Cards 1.2 Setzverhalten 2 Einzelnachweise // …

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  • 17 raise — See raise, rear, rise, raze …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 18 Raise — This unusual and interesting surname is of Old Welsh origin, and derives from the Old Welsh personal name Ris , Welsh Rhys meaning ardour. The popularity of the name is borne out by the number of surnames it has generated. The personal name… …

    Surnames reference

  • 19 Raise — I. rase, raise nf rigole d arrosage anc. fr., Anjou, Auvergne. II. nf terme de vignoble qui désigne un sentier entre deux vignes Vendôme, Saintonge, Anjou; rigole, partie non cultivée entre deux sillons Anjou …

    Glossaire des noms topographiques en France

  • 20 RAISE — Rigorous Approach to Industrial Software Engineering (Computing » Software) Rigorous Approach to Industrial Software Engineering (Governmental » US Government) Rigorous Approach to Industrial Software Engineering (Governmental » NASA) Rigorous… …

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