Die Übersetzung von "raise" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /reiz/

to move or lift to a high(er) position

Raise your right hand
Raise the flag.

to make higher

If you paint your flat, that will raise the value of it considerably
We’ll raise that wall about 20 centimetres.

to grow (crops) or breed (animals) for food

We don’t raise pigs on this farm.

to rear, bring up (a child)

She has raised a large family.

to state (a question, objection etc which one wishes to have discussed)

Has anyone in the audience any points they would like to raise?

to collect; to gather

recueillir; rassembler
We’ll try to raise money
The revolutionaries managed to raise a small army.

to cause

His remarks raised a laugh.

to cause to rise or appear

The car raised a cloud of dust.

to build (a monument etc)

They’ve raised a statue of Robert Burns / in memory of Robert Burns.

to give (a shout etc)

There’s no need to raise your voice.

to make contact with by radio

établir la communication
I can’t raise the mainland.
raise someone’s hopes

to make someone more hopeful than he was

donner de l’espoir à
His hopes were raised when he saw a letter from Sarah on the doormat.
raise hell/Cain / the roof etc

to make a great deal of noise

faire un bruit de tous les diables
The band really raised the roof and had everybody up on their feet dancing.
raise someone’s spirits

to make someone less unhappy

remonter le moral à qqn
I tried my best to remain cheerful so as to raise everybody’s spirits.

(Die Übersetzung von "raise" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)