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Translation of "raise" - English-Russian dictionary

raise

verb [T]     /reɪz/
LIFT
B1 to lift something to a higher position поднимать to raise your handRaising and lowering
INCREASE
B1 to increase an amount or level повышать to raise prices/taxes Becoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
IMPROVE
to improve something улучшать to raise standards Making things betterBecoming better
MONEY
B2 to collect money from other people собирать (деньги) They're raising money for charity.Collecting and amassing
raise your voice
to speak loudly and angrily to someone повышать голос Talking angrily
raise hopes/fears/doubts, etc
to cause emotions or thoughts вызывать надежду/страх/сомнения и т. д. Her answers raised doubts in my mind.Causing things to happen
raise a question/subject, etc
B2 to start talking about a subject that you want other people to consider поднимать вопрос Debate and discussionQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
CHILD
B2 to look after and educate a child until they have become an adult воспитывать, растить Their ideas on how to raise children didn't always agree.Parenting and caring for children
ANIMALS/CROPS
to make an animal or crop grow выращивать, разводить to raise chickens/sheep →  See also raise the alarm Animal farming - general words
(Definition of raise verb from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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