Part of speech:
The act or an instance of upgrading.
(Informal) An angry or irritated reaction:
An upward slope, as of a hill.
An often abrupt increase or rise:
An effort to raise something, as a weight, or one's self, or to move something heavy.
A lift gate.
(Music) A gradual increase in volume (crescendo), usually followed by a gradual decrease (decrescendo)
A sudden rise, as in prices
The act of increasing:
An increase in amount, power, etc.
An increase of price or value.
To lift the spirits of; elate.
To raise or educate (a child, for example).
To bring up by educating, nurturing, training, etc.; raise
To urge the adoption of; advocate:
To ascertain or establish the genuineness or validity of; to verify.
To make (batter or dough) rise before or during baking by means of a leavening agent
To call forth; evoke
To feed or serve the fire of.
To summon by magical or supernatural power; conjure.
To catch fire
To catch fire.
To call forth, draw out, or provoke (a response or reaction, for example):
To stir or mix a liquid or mixture:
To summon with incantations; conjure.
To impose a tax, fine, or other punishment on (a person or business).
To bring or come to a high or higher position; raise or rise
To restore to vibrancy:
Borrow means to take over something and use it as one's own.
To distribute according to a plan; allot:
The definition of amass is to gather or collect a large amount of something.
To harvest or pick:
To lift up, or elevate
To hold up; to lift on high; to elevate.
Hoist is defined as to raise or lift using a rope or a pulley.
To increase or raise beyond what is normal or valid
To grow (a particular crop).
To come to be by a gradual process or by degrees; become:
Trip is defined as to catch your foot or someone else's on something and stumble or fall, or to make a mistake or to catch someone else in a mistake.
To exist above and independent of (material experience or the universe):
In psychoanalytic theory, to divert or modify an instinctual impulse or drive into an activity or interest of higher social value.
To provide with a spur or spurs
To restore to use, activity, vigor, or notice; reinvigorate:
(Informal) To promote or publicize vigorously:
To generate; to produce.
(Archaic) To recommend for advancement or appointment; promote.
Muster means to call a group in for inspection, roll call or service.
To introduce is defined as to present, put in, begin or bring in.
To increase the contrast of (a photographic image).
The definition of incite is to rile people up or to inspire and encourage specific behavior.
To cultivate is designed as to prepare land to grow something or to nurture and cause growth, either literally or figuratively.
To create (an argument or a sentence, for example) by systematically arranging ideas or terms.
To collect is defined as to gather together or to call for and receive payment.
To increase in amount, force, etc.; grow or intensify
To stir up or produce (a memory or feeling, for example):
To rise from a lower level or station; advance:
(Intransitive) To increase or become great.
Extol is defined as to praise highly.
(Physiol.) To produce or increase the response of (an organism, organ, tissue, etc.) to a proper stimulus
To exalt is defined as to praise the virtues of someone or to raise that person into a position of greater authority or power.
To establish is defined as to start, create or bring about something.
To grow or increase rapidly, often to the point of becoming unmanageable, as prices or wages
To give a noble quality to; dignify
To bring up (a subject) for discussion or debate.
To hold in respect; esteem:
Dignify is defined as to give respect or honor, or to make something seem worthy even if it is not.
(Sports) To hurl with an overhand pushing motion:
To ask for without demanding.
To help to grow or develop; stimulate; promote
The definition of wean is to withdraw by small degrees, or to get a small child or animal off of its mother's milk and onto other food.
(Intransitive) To nurse; to suck.
To nurse is to care for someone or something, or to feed a baby milk from the breast, or when a baby drinks milk from the breast.
To raise, move, or force open with a lever.
To climb or ascend:
To rouse from inactivity; stir up
Moot is defined as to bring something up to discuss or debate.
Ask; set (a test, quiz, riddle, etc.).
(Electronics) To increase the strength of (an electrical signal) by means of an amplifier
To set or fix, as a price or value.
An increase, for example in popularity or hierarchy
Proliferation is a rapid increase in numbers or rapid growth.
An increase, as in size, number, value, or strength; extension or expansion:
An increase in the magnitude or strength of an electric current, a force, or another physical quantity, such as a radio signal.
A promotion, as in rank.
A drop curtain.
To reduce the height of
To adjust or adapt to a certain level.
To come to a close; end; finish
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To arrive at or attain the end of:
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
To repress is to suppress something such as a thought, feeling or emotion.
To curtail or prohibit the activities of:
To raze is to completely destroy something to the ground.
To put to death; kill:
To pull down, tear down, or smash to pieces (a building, etc.)
(Mathematics) To reduce (an equation) in a lower degree.
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or minor interval) by a semitone.
(Archaic) To belittle; minimize; disparage
To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
The result of reducing:
To set apart for, or assign to, a particular person or use, in exclusion of all others; with to or for.
Propose is defined as to suggest or recommend or to ask for someone's hand in marriage.
To bear the weight of, especially from below; keep from falling, sinking, or slipping:
A thing or part added; increase; specif., a room or rooms added to a building
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