Pronunciation of Raise
/ɹˈe͡ɪz/, /ɹˈe‍ɪz/, /ɹ_ˈeɪ_z/

Synonyms for raise:

Sense 1

explode, crank up, shipwrecked, force up, straighten up, bubble up, advancement, winch, proliferate, come out with, aggrandizement, cross-refer, work around to, the empty nest, custody, Top out, slip in, pile on, remove, touch on, bandy around, ratchet, soar, outrun, bump up, rake up, toilet-train, pile up, add to, balloon, beef up, inch, build, adopt, appreciate, pop out, lay before, begin, sprout, accumulate, flag up, level up, top-up, crop up, trot out, knock up, triple, improve, shoot up, zoom, creep up, stack up, clamber, promotion, blurt, pry, Uprear, mushroom, bob up, mount up.

Sense 2

get onto, gather, escalation, bring around, slip into, custodial, upswing, peak, addition, rocket, amplification, swell, treble, upturn, trump, outgrow, come on to, instance, list, lead up to, shipwreck, return to, defend, rally, tuck into, depreciate, lead with, drag into, revolving door syndrome, tuck in, tell of, scupper, multiplication, scoop up, moot, run up.

Sense 3

economy, proliferation, propagate, augmentation, quote, scuttle, spike, ascend, care for, scramble, surge, collect, hothouse, broach, shuffle, sit-up, turn to, double, uphold, rein, buildup.

Sense 4

throw, enlargement, pick up, throw up, take up, spoil, construct, bring back, up.

Sense 5

breed, growth, cultivate, indicate, ask.

Sense 6

escape, pose, intimate, wreck, deal.

Sense 7

reference, jack, say.

Sense 9

introduce, note.

Sense 10


Sense 11


Sense 12

draw, jump.

Sense 13

see, stick.

Sense 18


Sense 19


Sense 20

cut, take.

Sense 22


bring up

moot, touch on, put forward, ventilate, introduce.


stand up.


shoot up.


get up.


upgrade, shape up.


jump, triple.




jack up.

lift up





put up.




put in.



Other synonyms and related words:

give, jack up, promote, preferment, promotion, invoke, up, aggrandize, enhance, wake up, elevation, evoke, arouse, set up, elevate, pitch, build, levy, collect, awaken, uprise, recruit, bring up, construct, conjure up, rouse, leaven, advancement, waken, hike, come out with, conjure.

Sense 1 (noun)


Sense 2 (noun)

uphold, double, take up, pick up, add to, Uprear.

Sense 3 (noun)

throw up.

Sense 4 (noun)

build, construct.

Sense 5 (noun)

jump, jack, up.

Sense 7 (noun)

care for, inspire, cultivate, propagate, breed.

Sense 9 (noun)

pose, ask, straighten up, sit-up.

Sense 10 (noun)

introduce, broach, knock up, moot.

Sense 11 (noun)

ascend, soar.

Sense 12 (noun)

touch on, note, tell of.

Sense 13 (noun)


Sense 14 (noun)

deal, shuffle, cut, call, lead, draw, see, pass.

Sense 15 (noun)

custody, rein, hothouse, the empty nest, custodial.

Sense 16 (noun)

scuttle, shipwrecked, shipwreck, wreck, scupper.

accession (noun)

enlargement, increase.

act (noun)

heave, lift.

addition (noun)

aggrandizement, addendum, supplement, gain, accrual, expansion.

attribute (noun)

rise, wage hike, salary increase, wage increase, hike.

elevation (noun)


increase (noun)

aggrandizement, promotion, boost, upturn, addition.

raise (noun)

enkindle, kick upstairs, elevate, put forward, accretion, salary increase, arouse, kindle, elicit, climb, parent, recruit, levy, wage hike, farm, lift, invoke, evoke, call forth, hike, bring up, raising, upraise, advance, nurture, wage increase, resurrect, increment, promote, set up, rise, stir, addition, upgrade, ascent, grow, fire, heave, heighten, conjure up, acclivity, enhance, produce, jump, call down, promotion, conjure, provoke, erect, augmentation, rear, boost.

advance (verb)

multiply, improve, upgrade.

elevate (verb)

hoist, erect, uplift, upraise, lift, escalate, rear, exalt, levitate, rise.

heighten (verb)


increase (verb)

elevate, maximize, advance, heighten, accrue, amplify, enlarge, widen, grow, reinforce, inflate, broaden, fatten, burgeon, augment, multiply, add, increase, extend, lengthen, boost, expand, upgrade, magnify, increment.

raise (verb)

gather, bring up, uplift, intensify, awaken, exalt, construct, perk up, escalate, build up, resurrect, broach, set, heighten, move up, evoke, promote, abet, collect, put up, set up, support, upraise, provide, up, inflate, grow, amplify, cultivate, enlarge, throw up, erect, jack up, elevate, propagate, mushroom, recruit, suggest, lift, mount, Uprear, instigate, run up, breed, provoke, heave, establish, pick up, kindle, pry, rally, produce, magnify, levy, stand up, foster, excite, nourish, arouse, incite, foment, enhance, take up, develop, assemble, get, moot, rear, put forward, shoot up, reinforce, hoist.

Usage examples for raise:

  • Raise it to strike; not at me- at himself. - "Tarrano the Conqueror", Raymond King Cummings.
  • She will raise up the fallen one, set him on his feet, make him happy.... - "Letters of Anton Chekhov", Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett.
  • I'm going to bet every cent I can raise on it. - "Rival Pitchers of Oakdale", Morgan Scott.

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