raised

adjective

Definition of raised

  1. 1 a :  done in relief b :  having a nap

  2. 2 :  leavened with yeast rather than with baking powder or baking soda

Examples of raised in a sentence

  1. a plaque with raised lettering

  2. <due to raised levels of mercury in the water, there is a warning against eating the local shrimp>

1599

First Known Use of raised

1599


RAISED Defined for English Language Learners

raised

adjective

Definition of raised for English Language Learners

  • : higher than the surrounding area or surface



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