Definitions for "raise"
Keywords:  bet, previous, wager, stake, bettor
A salary increase.
To bring to a higher condition or situation; to elevate in rank, dignity, and the like; to increase the value or estimation of; to promote; to exalt; to advance; to enhance; as, to raise from a low estate; to raise to office; to raise the price, and the like.
To increase the bet mad by the player before you and in turn increase the amount that the other players will have to put i9n to stay in the game.
To cause to rise; to bring from a lower to a higher place; to lift upward; to elevate; to heave; as, to raise a stone or weight.
A vertical or inclined opening driven upward from a level to connect with the level above, or to explore the ground for a limited distance above one level. After two levels are connected, the connection may be a winze or a raise, depending upon which level is taken as the point of reference.
(2) a vertical or inclined opening driven upward from a level to connect to the level above or to explore the ground for a limited distance above one level.
Keywords:  stir, evoke, tumult, mutiny, specter
To rouse to action; to stir up; to incite to tumult, struggle, or war; to excite.
evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "stir a disturbance"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"
call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
Keywords:  bump, ahead, stone, lying, curlers
To form by the accumulation of materials or constituent parts; to build up; to erect; as, to raise a lofty structure, a wall, a heap of stones.
When one stone is bumped ahead by another. Rink - A team of four curlers. Also, the building in which the game is played. GLOSSARY OF CURLING TERMS
When one stone is bumped ahead or advanced by another stone.
Keywords:  leaven, bread, flagstaff, blush, rise
To cause to rise up, or assume an erect position or posture; to set up; to make upright; as, to raise a mast or flagstaff.
To cause to arise, grow up, or come into being or to appear; to give rise to; to originate, produce, cause, effect, or the like.
To give rise to; to set agoing; to occasion; to start; to originate; as, to raise a smile or a blush.
Keywords:  utter, cry, shout, sad, protest
To give vent or utterance to; to utter; to strike up.
cause to be heard or known; express or utter; "raise a shout"; "raise a protest"; "raise a sad cry"
To increase the strength, vigor, or vehemence of; to excite; to intensify; to invigorate; to heighten; as, to raise the pulse; to raise the voice; to raise the spirits or the courage; to raise the heat of a furnace.
To bring up from the lower world; to call up, as a spirit from the world of spirits; to recall from death; to give life to.
To bring together; to collect; to levy; to get together or obtain for use or service; as, to raise money, troops, and the like.
Keywords:  lacos, rner, iist, unu, esprit
RAISE (Rigorous Approach to Industrial Software Engineering) was developed as part of the European ESPRIT II LaCoS project in the 1990s, led by Dines Bjørner. It consists of a set of tools based around a specification language (RSL) for software development. It is especially espoused by UNU-IIST in Macau, who run training courses on site and around the world, especially in developing countries.
To cause to spring up from a recumbent position, from a state of quiet, or the like; to awaken; to arouse.
cause to assemble or enlist in the military; "raise an army"; "recruit new soldiers"
cause to become alive again; "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"; "Upraising ghosts"
Keywords:  toraise, parma, hogs, ham, bred
To cause to grow; to procure to be produced, bred, or propagated; to grow; as, to raise corn, barley, hops, etc.; toraise cattle.
cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques; "The Bordeaux region produces great red wines"; "They produce good ham in Parma"; "We grow wheat here"; "We raise hogs here"
Keywords:  bid, suit, partner, strain, higher
bid of partner's suit at a higher level. For example, 1â(tm) â€“2â(tm)  is called a single raise; 1â(tm) â€“3â(tm)  is called a double raise.
(1) (verb) make a further bid in a suit bid by partner.(2) (noun) a strain-suggesting bid in a suit bid by partner.(3) (noun) a hand that meets the requirements for supporting a suit bid by partner.
Regional Action & Involvement South East. A network of networks for voluntary and community groups in the South East, enabling them to become key partners in policy making.
Keywords:  upstairs, sandy, nearer, john, higher
To cause (the land or any other object) to seem higher by drawing nearer to it; as, to raise Sandy Hook light.
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 work"
To make the stacking order of a window higher.
To let go; as in the command, Raise tacks and sheets, i. e., Let go tacks and sheets.
to form by hammering from a flat sheet of metal a container or vessel (see hollowware).
Keywords:  cain, hell, disturbance, noise, great
create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise; "raise hell"; "raise the roof"; "raise Cain"
Keywords:  disambiguation, see, uses
For other uses see Raise (disambiguation)
Keywords:  rake, jam, ram, rank
Rake Ram-and-jam Rank
Keywords:  darken, lighten, edges, image
lighten or darken image edges
Keywords:  hanoi, night, radio, last, establish
establish radio communications with; "They managed to raise Hanoi last night"
Keywords:  knocks, draw, rock, house, another
A type of draw that knocks another rock into the house.
a draw that raises, or moves, another rock into the house.
Keywords:  barn, erect, construct, build
construct, build, or erect; "Raise a barn"
Keywords:  pitch, elevate, voice, scale, room
To elevate in degree according to some scale; as, to raise the pitch of the voice; to raise the temperature of a room.
collect funds for a specific purpose; "The President raised several million dollars for his college"
Keywords:  constitute, create
To create or constitute; as, to raise a use, that is, to create it.
Keywords:  achievement
an achievement
multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8 is 2 raised to the power 3
Keywords:  better, play
a better play here
Keywords:  message, incoming
an incoming message