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Synonyms for raising

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  1. elevation, lift, raising(noun)

    the event of something being raised upward

    "an elevation of the temperature in the afternoon"; "a raising of the land resulting from volcanic activity"

    Synonyms:
    upbringing, fosterage, rise, height, rhytidectomy, fostering, aggrandisement, aggrandizement, aerodynamic lift, peak, elevation, lift, airlift, face lift, rearing, nurture, bringing up, nip and tuck, ski tow, natural elevation, tiptop, cosmetic surgery, heave, rhytidoplasty, meridian, breeding, acme, raise, pinnacle, ski lift, elevator, top, superlative, facelift, summit, face lifting, altitude

    Antonyms:
    decreasing

  2. raising, rearing, nurture(noun)

    the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child

    Synonyms:
    nurture, fostering, lift, rearing, breeding, bringing up, upbringing, fosterage, elevation

    Antonyms:
    decreasing

  3. breeding, bringing up, fostering, fosterage, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing(adj)

    helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community

    "they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"

    Synonyms:
    rearing, education, breeding, fostering, nurture, facts of life, gentility, upbringing, training, bringing up, elevation, procreation, lift, fosterage, reproduction, genteelness

    Antonyms:
    decreasing

  4. raising(adj)

    increasing in quantity or value

    "a cost-raising increase in the basic wage rate"

    Antonyms:
    decreasing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. raising(n)

    Synonyms:
    uplifting, lifting, elevation, hoisting, erection, rearing, exaltation, elevation, propagation, growing, cultivation

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How to use raising in a sentence?

  1. Steve Vladeck:

    Today's move to send the case back to the Oregon state courts is something of a surprise, because this case had been pitched all along as raising the broader constitutional question that the Justices ducked last year in the Masterpiece Cakeshop case, by asking the state courts to reconsider their ruling in light of Masterpiece Cakeshop, the justices are, in effect, asking the Oregon courts if a similarly narrow basis is available for resolving this case -- even though the parties have framed the case as presenting a broader conflict between the constitutional rights to religious liberty and same-sex marriage.

  2. Nguyen Van Kich:

    These technical barriers are unreasonable, raising shrimps and fishes ... without medicine, they are unlikely to survive.

  3. Anita Hill:

    We have been listening to presidential debates and I have been trying to keep track, but I haven't heard one question about gender violence posed to the candidates. That needs to be addressed, i think this is something that we need to be raising awareness about. If you go to a town hall and you're in a primary state, I hope you'll raise your hand and ask the candidates what they're going to do about gender violence.

  4. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe:

    I want to confront the demographic problem head on and place particular emphasis on policies that will contribute to raising the birth rate.

  5. Marie Struthers:

    There is little if any doubt that he was beaten by security force officers, like hundreds of other peaceful protesters that have been attacked simply for raising their voices, instead of taking him to hospital, police arrested him and took him into custody.


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    • A. comfy
    • B. measly
    • C. pathetic
    • D. misfortunate

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