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raised

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of raised

  1. 1 being at a higher level than average due to raised levels of mercury in the water, there is a warning against eating the local shrimp Synonyms elevated, escalated, heightened, increased, jacked (up), high, upRelated Words extreme, full, maximized, maximum, peaked, sky-high, utmost; inflated, over, overfilled, overflowing, overfull, overlarge, overloaded, oversize (or oversized)Near Antonyms decreased, depressed, dropped, knockdown [chiefly British], receded, underAntonyms down, low

  2. 2 being positioned above a surface directed the filming of the movie's battle scene from a raised platform Synonyms lifted, elevated, uplifted, upraisedRelated Words aerial, suspended; erect, perpendicular, standing, upright, upstanding, verticalNear Antonyms low, low-lying, short, squatAntonyms sunken

  3. 3 rising straight up the 63 Braille characters are made up of one to six raised dots arranged in a matrix Synonyms perpendicular, plumb, erect, standing, stand-up, upright, upstanding, verticalRelated Words elevated, lifted, upended, upraised; semierect; freestanding, stand-aloneNear Antonyms prostrate, supine; diagonal, hanging, sagging, slant, slanted, slanting, slantyAntonyms flat, recumbent



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