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uprear

[uhp-reer] /ʌpˈrɪər/
verb (used with object)
1.
to raise up; lift:
The horse upreared its head and whinnied.
2.
to build; erect:
to uprear a monument in stone.
3.
to elevate the dignity of; exalt:
God upreared Abraham by making him the father of many nations.
4.
to bring up; rear:
to uprear children in a good environment.
verb (used without object)
5.
to rise.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English upreren. See up-, rear2
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British Dictionary definitions for uprear

uprear

/ʌpˈrɪə/
verb
1.
(transitive) to lift up; raise
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