uprear

uprear

[uhp-reer]
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; Middle English upreren. See up-, rear2

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uprear (ʌpˈrɪə)
 
vb
(tr) to lift up; raise

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