upraise

verb up·raise \ (ˌ)əp-ˈrāz \

Definition of upraise

upraised; upraising; upraises
: to raise or lift up : elevate

Examples of upraise in a Sentence

  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

First Known Use of upraise

14th century

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upraise

verb up·raise \ ˌəp-ˈrāz \

Definition of upraise for Students

upraised; upraising
: to raise or lift up


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