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upraise

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verb up·raise \(ˌ)əp-ˈrāz\

Definition of upraise

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to raise or lift up :  elevate



Examples of upraise

  1. <the runner's arms were upraised in a sign of victory as he crossed the finish line>

  2. <archaeologists are still not sure how the mysterious statues on Easter Island were upraised>



14th Century

First Known Use of upraise

14th century


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upraise

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verb up·raise \ˌəp-ˈrāz\

Definition of upraise

up·raisedup·rais·ing

  1. :  to raise or lift up




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