Definition of raise | Unscramble raise


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • raise is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 5 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • raise is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 5 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of raise

  • call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses) (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise a smile

    Synonyms

    1. arouse
    2. elicit
    3. enkindle
    4. evoke
    5. fire
    6. kindle
    7. provoke

  • summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise the specter of unemployment

    Synonyms

    1. arouse
    2. bring up
    3. call down
    4. call forth
    5. conjure
    6. conjure up
    7. evoke
    8. invoke
    9. put forward
    10. stir

  • cause to become alive again (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise from the dead

    Synonyms

    1. resurrect
    2. upraise

  • the act of raising something (noun)

    Examples

    1. fireman learn several different raises for getting ladders up

    Synonyms

    1. heave
    2. lift

  • cause to puff up with a leaven (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. leaven
    2. prove

  • invigorate or heighten (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. lift

  • cause to assemble or enlist in the military (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise an army

    Synonyms

    1. levy
    2. recruit

  • the amount a salary is increased (noun)

    Examples

    1. he got a 3% raise

    Synonyms

    1. hike
    2. rise
    3. salary increase
    4. wage hike
    5. wage increase

  • give a promotion to or assign to a higher position (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. advance
    2. elevate
    3. kick upstairs
    4. promote
    5. upgrade

  • an upward slope or grade (as in a road) (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. acclivity
    2. ascent
    3. climb
    4. rise
    5. upgrade

  • put an end to (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise a siege

    Synonyms

    1. lift

  • put forward for consideration or discussion (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise the question of promotions

    Synonyms

    1. bring up

  • raise from a lower to a higher position (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. bring up
    2. elevate
    3. get up
    4. lift

  • move upwards (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. lift

  • increase (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. enhance
    2. heighten

  • cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques (verb)

    Examples

    1. We raise hogs here

    Synonyms

    1. farm
    2. grow
    3. produce

  • construct, build, or erect (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. erect
    2. put up
    3. rear
    4. set up

  • raise in rank or condition (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. elevate
    2. lift

  • look after a child until it is an adult (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise a family

    Synonyms

    1. bring up
    2. nurture
    3. parent
    4. rear

  • activate or stir up (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise a mutiny

  • bet more than the previous player (verb)

  • bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level (verb)

  • bring (a surface or a design) into relief and cause to project (verb)

    Examples

    1. raised edges

  • cause to be heard or known; express or utter (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise a shout
    2. raise a protest
    3. raise a sad cry

  • collect funds for a specific purpose (verb)

    Examples

    1. The President raised several million dollars for his college

  • create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise hell
    2. raise the roof
    3. raise Cain

  • establish radio communications with (verb)

    Examples

    1. They managed to raise Hanoi last night

  • increasing the size of a bet (as in poker) (noun)

    Examples

    1. I'll see your raise and double it

  • multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8 is 2 raised to the power 3 (verb)

  • pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise your `o'

  • raise the level or amount of something (verb)

    Examples

    1. raise my salary
    2. raise the price of bread

See definition of raise in Merriam Webster

We have unscrambled the word raise

5 letter words from raise 4 words

  • aesir
  • arise
  • raise
  • serai

4 letter words from raise 18 words

  • airs
  • ares
  • aris
  • arse
  • ears
  • eras
  • ires
  • rais
  • rase
  • reis
  • rias
  • rise
  • sair
  • sari
  • sear
  • seir
  • sera
  • sire

3 letter words from raise 22 words

  • air
  • ais
  • are
  • ars
  • ear
  • eas
  • era
  • ers
  • ire
  • rai
  • ras
  • rei
  • res
  • ria
  • sae
  • sai
  • sar
  • sea
  • sei
  • ser
  • sir
  • sri

2 letter words from raise 10 words

  • ae
  • ai
  • ar
  • as
  • ea
  • er
  • es
  • is
  • re
  • si