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English definition of “raise your hand to/against sb”

raise your hand to/against sb

to hit someone: Never raise your hand to a child .Hitting and beatingPunishing by causing pain Grammar:Raise or rise?Raise must have an object, as it is a transitive verb. It is a regular verb; its three forms are raise, raised, raised:
(Definition of raise your hand to/against sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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