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Synonyms for raising

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. breeding, bringing up, fostering, fosterage, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing(noun)

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

    "they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"

    ardent spirits, aqua vitae

  2. raising, rearing, nurture(noun)

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


  3. 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"

  4. raising(adj)

    increasing in quantity or value

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

    graphical, graphic, natural, vivid, pictural, pictorial, bright, intense, lifelike, brilliant, in writing(p)

    colourless, colorless, unclear, unsaturated, unrealistic

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. raising(n)

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

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  1. Le Moan:

    We are expecting to do an IPO sometime in 2017 and could do another fund-raising before then as an intermediary step based on the strategic decisions we make.

  2. John Brady:

    This number shows the economy is strong and the Fed’s got time ; it does n’t have to run off the sidelines and get involved in raising rates.

  3. Dava Newman:

    Space flight for me is about raising up all of our potential, and it's also about answering the hardest problems I can think of, designing a suit for an astronaut to go to Mars is about the biggest challenge I can think of.

  4. Mama Goretti:

    The gift I could give to my family that died was raising other children, any child that would come to me.

  5. Jonathan Forster:

    It's great that Apple is in the game. They are definitely raising the profile of streaming. It is hard to build an industry on your own, since Apple Music started we've been growing quicker and adding more users than before.

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