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Princeton's WordNet

  1. raise, rise, wage hike, hike, wage increase, salary increase(noun)

    the amount a salary is increased

    Synonyms:
    ascent, rising, emanation, acclivity, ascending, heave, hiking, hike, rising slope, salary increase, ascension, boost, upgrade, climb, advance, wage increase, lift, procession, rise, wage hike, tramp, raise, cost increase

    Antonyms:
    take down, pull down, raze, tear down, get down, rase, dismantle, level, let down, bring down, lower

  2. ascent, acclivity, rise, raise, climb, upgrade(noun)

    an upward slope or grade (as in a road)

    Synonyms:
    ascent, rising, emanation, acclivity, ascending, mounting, heave, climbing, hike, rising slope, salary increase, ascension, boost, upgrade, climb, advance, wage increase, lift, procession, mount, rise, wage hike, raise, cost increase

    Antonyms:
    dismantle, bring down, take down, rase, lower, pull down, raze, let down, get down, tear down, level

  3. raise(noun)

    increasing the size of a bet (as in poker)

    Synonyms:
    heave, acclivity, hike, wage hike, climb, rise, wage increase, lift, ascent, salary increase, upgrade

    Antonyms:
    take down, get down, raze, bring down, tear down, let down, rase, level, pull down, dismantle, lower

  4. lift, raise, heave(verb)

    the act of raising something

    Synonyms:
    rise, cosmetic surgery, acclivity, wage increase, nip and tuck, heave, face lifting, lift, salary increase, wage hike, upgrade, ski lift, airlift, facelift, elevation, rhytidectomy, ski tow, raising, heaving, hike, face lift, elevator, rhytidoplasty, aerodynamic lift, raise, ascent, retch, climb

    Antonyms:
    pull down, dismantle, level, raze, take down, get down, bring down, lower, tear down, rase, let down

  5. raise(verb)

    raise the level or amount of something

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    dismantle, get down, raze, take down, pull down, lower, bring down, level, tear down, rase, let down

  6. raise, lift, elevate, get up, bring up(verb)

    raise from a lower to a higher position

    Synonyms:
    elevate, resurrect, rig out, hook, organise, cram, provoke, reboot, stand up, nobble, arise, overdress, fire, leaven, call forth, grow, repeal, abstract, kick upstairs, uprise, lift, heighten, vacate, upgrade, bone, advert, refer, put up, tog out, cabbage, turn out, tog up, set up, prink, reverse, trick up, go up, grind away, filch, name, raise, bring up, revoke, pilfer, dress up, levy, work up, conjure, recruit, upraise, sneak, rise, attire, move up, conjure up, fig out, rescind, fancy up, swot up, gussy up, devise, boot, enhance, come up, wind, pinch, arouse, prepare, swipe, advance, machinate, countermand, prove, put forward, invoke, enkindle, fig up, evoke, mug up, rear, cite, drum, annul, rustle, stir, elicit, hoist, mention, nurture, parent, swot, trick out, purloin, produce, erect, face-lift, kindle, snarf, plagiarize, overturn, promote, organize, deck out, plagiarise, airlift, farm, get up, bone up, call down, deck up

    Antonyms:
    bring down, level, lower, get down, take down, tear down, raze, let down, pull down, dismantle, rase

  7. raise(verb)

    cause to be heard or known; express or utter

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    dismantle, level, pull down, get down, tear down, raze, lower, bring down, rase, take down, let down

  8. raise(verb)

    collect funds for a specific purpose

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    take down, rase, let down, lower, dismantle, bring down, get down, level, pull down, raze, tear down

  9. grow, raise, farm, produce(verb)

    cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques

    Synonyms:
    turn, kindle, mature, rise, put forward, get, set up, bring forth, upgrade, make, develop, elevate, uprise, bring on, recruit, upraise, enkindle, maturate, put up, acquire, stir, call down, advance, conjure, lift, elicit, fire, arise, spring up, arouse, grow, originate, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, prove, erect, raise, create, provoke, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, kick upstairs, bring out, heighten, bring up, evoke, rear, leaven, bring about, parent, enhance, give rise, farm

    Antonyms:
    rase, take down, dismantle, bring down, raze, level, pull down, tear down, let down, get down, lower

  10. rear, raise, bring up, nurture, parent(verb)

    bring up

    Synonyms:
    kindle, rise, arouse, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, boot, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, refer, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, farm, cite, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, advert, promote, nourish, prove, erect, raise, name, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, mention, reboot, evoke, rear, foster, parent, sustain, rise up, enhance

    Antonyms:
    take down, get down, tear down, pull down, dismantle, bring down, rase, raze, level, let down, lower

  11. raise, conjure, conjure up, invoke, evoke, stir, call down, arouse, bring up, put forward, call forth(verb)

    summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic

    Synonyms:
    elevate, resurrect, nominate, reproof, entreat, chide, mention, enkindle, provoke, kindle, assert, refer, leaven, call forth, grow, submit, kick upstairs, reprimand, posit, suggest, stimulate, lift, heighten, beseech, upgrade, advert, put up, educe, kick up, chew out, fire, set up, name, trounce, bring up, awake, state, raise, wind up, recruit, farm, extract, excite, lecture, conjure, rouse, upraise, adjure, rag, appeal, awaken, shake, conjure up, dress down, wake, waken, shift, turn on, boot, enhance, remonstrate, budge, chew up, wake up, sex, advance, perk up, machinate, jaw, prove, rebuke, invoke, agitate, have words, evoke, lambast, conspire, rear, press, cite, draw out, stir, elicit, take to task, bawl out, nurture, parent, energize, berate, produce, erect, reboot, bid, levy, arouse, call on the carpet, touch, lambaste, brace, complot, energise, paint a picture, get up, cabal, scold, call down, shake up, promote, put forward, come alive

    Antonyms:
    tear down, level, take down, pull down, raze, bring down, get down, rase, lower, dismantle, let down

  12. lift, raise(verb)

    move upwards

    Synonyms:
    call down, kindle, hook, rise, nobble, wind, put forward, cabbage, leaven, vacate, hoist, upgrade, annul, parent, elevate, uprise, enhance, upraise, enkindle, put up, lift, stir, kick upstairs, go up, advance, conjure, pinch, elicit, prove, plagiarize, arise, abstract, rescind, come up, grow, bring up, plagiarise, pilfer, filch, set up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, purloin, snarf, overturn, repeal, erect, recruit, raise, sneak, provoke, get up, farm, call forth, move up, invoke, arouse, swipe, reverse, airlift, fire, revoke, evoke, rear, produce, face-lift, rustle, countermand, heighten

    Antonyms:
    let down, dismantle, level, tear down, rase, pull down, bring down, take down, get down, lower, raze

  13. raise, erect, rear, set up, put up(verb)

    construct, build, or erect

    Synonyms:
    elevate, resurrect, rise up, endure, provoke, launch, fire, leaven, call forth, entrap, put, stand, kick upstairs, lift, effect, frame, upgrade, put up, fix, digest, arrange, stomach, install, set up, provide, bring up, raise, recruit, enkindle, ready, levy, found, conjure, offer, establish, upraise, rise, contribute, effectuate, stick out, tolerate, conjure up, set, brook, suffer, enhance, gear up, domiciliate, prepare, put together, can, tack, post, house, prove, put forward, invoke, pitch, evoke, assemble, piece, heighten, rear, put in, rig, instal, stir, order, elicit, ensnare, bear, nurture, parent, produce, erect, abide, nominate, kindle, arouse, grow, tin, promote, support, advance, farm, get up, lay out, call down, tack together

    Antonyms:
    level, bring down, pull down, take down, raze, get down, lower, rase, let down, dismantle, tear down

  14. arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke(verb)

    call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

    Synonyms:
    elevate, resurrect, force out, provoke, beset, send away, awake, levy, call forth, chivy, kick upstairs, give the sack, suggest, stimulate, lift, heighten, harry, upgrade, educe, dismiss, kick up, fire, leaven, chivvy, bring up, rouse, invoke, raise, wind up, recruit, inflame, chevvy, farm, extract, excite, grow, conjure, upraise, give the axe, prove, awaken, chevy, conjure up, conflagrate, molest, go off, displace, plague, wake, waken, turn on, enhance, give notice, terminate, fuel, arouse, wake up, can, sack, advance, perk up, stir, burn, burn down, put forward, sex, enkindle, evoke, rear, harass, draw out, set up, elicit, nurture, parent, energize, produce, erect, discharge, kindle, put up, promote, hassle, open fire, brace, energise, paint a picture, get up, call down, come alive

    Antonyms:
    get down, take down, tear down, let down, raze, bring down, rase, pull down, lower, dismantle, level

  15. raise(verb)

    create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    dismantle, lower, take down, raze, bring down, tear down, pull down, get down, rase, level, let down

  16. lift, raise, elevate(verb)

    raise in rank or condition

    Synonyms:
    call down, kindle, hook, rise, nobble, wind, put forward, cabbage, leaven, vacate, hoist, upgrade, annul, parent, elevate, uprise, enhance, upraise, enkindle, put up, lift, stir, kick upstairs, go up, advance, conjure, pinch, elicit, prove, plagiarize, arise, abstract, rescind, come up, grow, bring up, plagiarise, pilfer, filch, set up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, purloin, snarf, overturn, repeal, erect, recruit, raise, sneak, provoke, get up, farm, call forth, move up, invoke, arouse, swipe, reverse, airlift, fire, revoke, evoke, rear, produce, face-lift, rustle, countermand, heighten

    Antonyms:
    rase, let down, get down, raze, take down, tear down, bring down, level, dismantle, pull down, lower

  17. enhance, heighten, raise(verb)

    increase

    Synonyms:
    compound, farm, rise, arouse, put forward, leaven, deepen, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, sharpen, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, intensify, grow, bring up, invoke, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, prove, erect, raise, call down, get up, produce, call forth, kindle, set up, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    bring down, take down, rase, lower, raze, level, pull down, dismantle, get down, let down, tear down

  18. promote, upgrade, advance, kick upstairs, raise, elevate(verb)

    give a promotion to or assign to a higher position

    Synonyms:
    throw out, kindle, supercharge, erect, arouse, put forward, leaven, bring forward, come along, pass on, provoke, get along, win, parent, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, progress, advertize, come on, stir, make headway, call down, advance, conjure, lift, elicit, upgrade, farm, encourage, further, gain, bring up, pull ahead, set up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, prove, boost, go on, gain ground, invoke, raise, advertise, move on, get on, get up, produce, call forth, put up, grow, shape up, fire, evoke, rear, push, set ahead, march on, enhance, enkindle, get ahead, heighten

    Antonyms:
    take down, tear down, level, get down, lower, dismantle, let down, rase, bring down, pull down, raze

  19. raise, leaven, prove(verb)

    cause to puff up with a leaven

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, rise, put forward, leaven, set up, try, upgrade, try out, show, testify, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, establish, put up, heighten, stir, evidence, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, examine, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, essay, prove, call down, get up, produce, shew, call forth, invoke, turn out, demonstrate, raise, turn up, evoke, rear, parent, enhance, test, bear witness

    Antonyms:
    get down, rase, level, dismantle, let down, raze, lower, bring down, tear down, pull down, take down

  20. raise(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    tear down, let down, dismantle, level, raze, take down, rase, pull down, lower, get down, bring down

  21. raise(verb)

    bet more than the previous player

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    let down, dismantle, raze, tear down, level, take down, pull down, get down, bring down, lower, rase

  22. recruit, levy, raise(verb)

    cause to assemble or enlist in the military

    Synonyms:
    kindle, evoke, arouse, put forward, leaven, set up, enrol, upgrade, impose, inscribe, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, farm, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, prove, erect, raise, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, enter, enroll, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    get down, dismantle, rase, take down, let down, raze, lower, pull down, bring down, tear down, level

  23. raise, bring up(verb)

    put forward for consideration or discussion

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, boot, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, refer, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, cite, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, advert, promote, erect, prove, name, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, mention, raise, reboot, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    take down, dismantle, bring down, raze, level, tear down, get down, pull down, lower, rase, let down

  24. raise(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    lower, take down, bring down, level, get down, let down, rase, raze, tear down, pull down, dismantle

  25. raise(verb)

    activate or stir up

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    pull down, rase, lower, let down, take down, get down, dismantle, raze, level, bring down, tear down

  26. raise(verb)

    establish radio communications with

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    bring down, level, lower, pull down, let down, get down, take down, rase, raze, tear down, dismantle

  27. raise(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    bring down, tear down, lower, pull down, rase, take down, let down, level, dismantle, get down, raze

  28. raise(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, put forward, leaven, set up, upgrade, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, erect, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, invoke, evoke, rear, parent, enhance

    Antonyms:
    get down, dismantle, take down, rase, raze, pull down, level, bring down, tear down, lower, let down

  29. raise, lift(verb)

    invigorate or heighten

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, rise, wind, put forward, cabbage, leaven, set up, hoist, upgrade, annul, provoke, elevate, kick upstairs, recruit, upraise, enkindle, go up, put up, heighten, stir, rustle, nobble, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, plagiarize, fire, arise, arouse, rescind, sneak, come up, grow, bring up, plagiarise, pilfer, filch, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, purloin, snarf, overturn, repeal, erect, swipe, prove, call down, get up, produce, call forth, move up, invoke, abstract, reverse, airlift, raise, revoke, evoke, rear, parent, face-lift, vacate, hook, enhance, pinch, countermand, uprise

    Antonyms:
    raze, let down, dismantle, level, lower, rase, pull down, take down, get down, tear down, bring down

  30. lift, raise(verb)

    put an end to

    Synonyms:
    call down, kindle, hook, rise, nobble, wind, put forward, cabbage, leaven, vacate, hoist, upgrade, annul, parent, elevate, uprise, enhance, upraise, enkindle, put up, lift, stir, kick upstairs, go up, advance, conjure, pinch, elicit, prove, plagiarize, arise, abstract, rescind, come up, grow, bring up, plagiarise, pilfer, filch, set up, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, purloin, snarf, overturn, repeal, erect, recruit, raise, sneak, provoke, get up, farm, call forth, move up, invoke, arouse, swipe, reverse, airlift, fire, revoke, evoke, rear, produce, face-lift, rustle, countermand, heighten

    Antonyms:
    let down, pull down, get down, lower, tear down, bring down, level, raze, take down, rase, dismantle

  31. resurrect, raise, upraise(verb)

    cause to become alive again

    Synonyms:
    kindle, farm, rise, put forward, leaven, upgrade, provoke, elevate, uprise, recruit, upraise, enkindle, put up, heighten, stir, elicit, advance, conjure, lift, fire, arouse, grow, bring up, invoke, conjure up, nurture, resurrect, levy, promote, prove, erect, raise, call down, get up, produce, call forth, set up, kick upstairs, evoke, rear, parent, revive, enhance

    Antonyms:
    dismantle, bring down, lower, tear down, pull down, take down, get down, let down, level, raze, rase

Wiktionary

  1. raise(noun)

    Synonyms:
    lift

  2. raise(noun)

    To cause to rise.

    Synonyms:
    lift

  3. raise(noun)

    To collect.

    Synonyms:
    lift

  4. raise(noun)

    To bring up; to grow.

    Synonyms:
    lift

  5. raise(verb)

    To respond to a bet by increasing the amount required to continue in the hand.

    Synonyms:
    lift

  6. raise(verb)

    To create; to constitute (a use, or a beneficial interest in property).

    Synonyms:
    lift

  7. raise(verb)

    To exponentiate, to involute.

    Synonyms:
    lift

  8. raise(verb)

    To extract (a subject or other verb argument) out of an inner clause.

    Synonyms:
    lift

  9. raise(verb)

    To cause (a dead person) to live again, to cause to be undead.

    Synonyms:
    lift

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. raise

    To promote (Latin pro, forward, and moveo, move) is to cause to move forward toward some desired end or to raise to some higher position, rank, or dignity. We promote a person by advancing, elevating, or exalting him to a higher position or dignity. A person promotes a scheme or an enterprise which others have projected or begun, and which he encourages, forwards, furthers, pushes, or urges on, especially when he acts as the agent of the prime movers and supporters of the enterprise. One who excites a quarrel originates it; to promote a quarrel is strictly to foment and urge it on, the one who promotes keeping himself in the background. Compare ABET; QUICKEN.

    See synonyms for ABASE; ALLAY.

    Synonyms:
    advance, aid, assist, elevate, encourage, exalt, excite, foment, forward, foster, further, help, prefer, promote, push, push on, urge forward, urge on

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    lift, uplift, set up, raise up

  2. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    hoist, heave

  3. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    erect, rear, construct, build

  4. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    exalt, elevate, advance, promote

  5. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    enhance, increase, augment

  6. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    excite, rouse, arouse, awake, stir up, call up, call forth, put in action, put in motion

  7. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    collect, levy, obtain, get

  8. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    grow, cause to grow

  9. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    make light or spongy (as bread)

  10. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    10. bring back to life, raise from the dead

  11. raise(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    [Southern States of the U. S.] rear, bring up


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