raise one's voice

Definition of raise one's voice

  1. :  to speak loudly especially because one is angry Don't you raise your voice at me! The baby is sleeping, so try not to raise your voice. Many people raised their voices in protest.

Word by Word Definitions

raiseplay
  1. :  to cause or help to rise to a standing position

    :  awaken, arouse

    :  to stir up :  incite

  1. :  an act of raising or lifting

    :  a rising stretch of road :  an upward grade :  rise

    :  an increase in amount: such as

voiceplay
  1. :  sound produced by vertebrates by means of lungs, larynx, or syrinx

    :  sound so produced by human beings

    :  musical sound produced by the vocal folds and resonated by the cavities of head and throat

  1. :  to express in words :  utter

    :  to adjust for producing the proper musical sounds

    :  to pronounce (a speech sound, such as a consonant) with voice


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