upraise

verb
up·​raise | \ (ˌ)əp-ˈrāz How to pronounce upraise (audio) \
upraised; upraising; upraises

Definition of upraise

transitive verb

: to raise or lift up : elevate

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the runner's arms were upraised in a sign of victory as he crossed the finish line archaeologists are still not sure how the mysterious statues on Easter Island were upraised

First Known Use of upraise

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Upraise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/upraise. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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upraise

verb
up·​raise | \ ˌəp-ˈrāz How to pronounce upraise (audio) \
upraised; upraising

Kids Definition of upraise

: to raise or lift up

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