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Princeton's WordNet

  1. resurrect, raise, upraiseverb

    cause to become alive again

    "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"; "Upraising ghosts"


  1. upraiseverb

    To raise something up; to elevate.

  2. upraiseverb

    To move something upright; to erect.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Upraiseverb

    To raise up; to exalt.

    Etymology: up and raise.

    This would interrupt his joy
    In our confusion, and our joy upraise
    In his disturbance. John Milton, Par. Lost, b. ii.


  1. upraise

    Upraise generally means to lift, raise, or elevate something or someone to a higher position or level. It can also mean to increase someone's rank or status, or to stir up and instigate feelings or reactions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Upraiseverb

    to raise; to lift up

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Upraise

    up-rāz′, v.t. to raise or lift up.—n. Uprais′ing (Scot.), nurture.

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  1. Piraeus

  2. uparise

  3. spuriae

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of upraise in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of upraise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    a disposition that is confused or nervous and upset
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