raise from a lower to a higher position; "Raise your hands"; "Lift a load"
increasing the size of a bet (as in poker); "I'll see your raise and double it"
bring (a surface or a design) into relief and cause to project; "raised edges"
cause to puff up with a leaven; "unleavened bread"
the amount a salary is increased; "he got a 3% raise"; "he got a wage hike"
multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8 is 2 raised to the power 3
collect funds for a specific purpose; "The President raised several million dollars for his college"
an upward slope or grade (as in a road); "the car couldn't make it up the rise"
establish radio communications with; "They managed to raise Hanoi last night"
give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; "John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired"; "Women tend not to advance in the major law firms"; "I got promoted after many years of hard