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upraise

[uhp-reyz] /ʌpˈreɪz/
verb (used with object), upraised, upraising.
1.
to raise up; lift or elevate.
2.
to raise from a depressed or dejected humor; cheer.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English upreisen. See up-, raise
Related forms
upraiser, noun
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  • Confirm this revered nation to upraise the standard of the oneness of humanity.
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upraise

/ʌpˈreɪz/
verb (transitive)
1.
(mainly literary) to lift up; elevate
2.
(archaic) to praise; exalt
Derived Forms
upraiser, noun
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