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"
raising, rearing, nurture(noun)
the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
breeding, bringing up, fostering, fosterage, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing(adj)
helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
"they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"
increasing in quantity or value
"a cost-raising increase in the basic wage rate"
Nurturing; cultivation; providing sustenance and protection for a living thing from conception to maturity
Collection or gathering, especially of money.
the act of lifting, setting up, elevating, exalting, producing, or restoring to life
specifically, the operation or work of setting up the frame of a building; as, to help at a raising
the operation of embossing sheet metal, or of forming it into cup-shaped or hollow articles, by hammering, stamping, or spinning
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Rank popularity for the word 'raising' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3823
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Rank popularity for the word 'raising' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4698
The numerical value of raising in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of raising in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Examples of raising in a Sentence
We talk here about dollars and raising money and they are absolutely critical to getting this done, but they alone will not do the job. We know this from the successful movements in our country's history. It took the full commitment from the founding fathers, Frederick Douglass, Susan B. Anthony, Martin Luther King, Jr., and the thousands of others who led successful movements. To defy the odds stacked against them, these leaders had to pledge their lives, fortunes and their sacred honor -- often at great personal sacrifice.
I hope that the current administration lives up to the promises it has made to advance human rights for everyone by raising this issue directly with Russia's leaders, the United States must lead the way to demand an end to these egregious violations of human rights.
He has said this before and little has come of it. Rather than just raising Shaker's case, Mr Cameron must come back from Washington with a concrete date for Shaker's return home to London.
Rates are very reasonable now, and the signal the Fed will give when they begin raising their key lending rate will push more people into the market.
The Fed really for the first time has been sending kind of mixed signals about the pace of raising rates, if the economy is good enough for them to raise rates that could be a good move for stocks, if they are just raising rates in anticipation of the economy picking up and it never does that is a pretty negative sign.
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