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Meaning & Definition of Raising in English

English

Raising

/rezɪŋ/

noun

1. The event of something being raised upward

  • "An elevation of the temperature in the afternoon"
  • "A raising of the land resulting from volcanic activity"
    synonym:
  • elevation
  • ,
  • lift
  • ,
  • raising

2. The properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child

    synonym:
  • raising
  • ,
  • rearing
  • ,
  • nurture

3. Helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community

  • "They debated whether nature or nurture was more important"
    synonym:
  • breeding
  • ,
  • bringing up
  • ,
  • fostering
  • ,
  • fosterage
  • ,
  • nurture
  • ,
  • raising
  • ,
  • rearing
  • ,
  • upbringing

adjective

1. Increasing in quantity or value

  • "A cost-raising increase in the basic wage rate"
    synonym:
  • raising

Examples of using

He acknowledged me by raising his hat.
The car passed by, raising a cloud of dust behind it.