raise [reyz] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||verb|
|Definition:||nurture, care for|
|Synonyms:||breed, bring up, cultivate, develop, drag up, fetch up, foster, group, grow, nourish, nurse, plant, produce, propagate, provide, rear, sow, suckle, support, train, wean|
|Notes:||to raise is 'to bring something up'; to rise is 'to get up'
one rears children and raises crops
|Antonyms:||abandon, ignore, neglect, repress, suppress|