raise verb translate English to Turkish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "raise" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb [T]
LIFT B1 to lift something to a higher position
kaldırmak, yükseltmek
to raise your handRaising and lowering
INCREASE B1 to increase an amount or level
artırmak, çoğaltmak
to raise prices/taxes Becoming biggerEnlarging and inflating
IMPROVE to improve something
to raise standards Making things betterBecoming better
MONEY B2 to collect money from other people
(para) toplamak
They're raising money for charity.Collecting and amassing
raise your voice to speak loudly and angrily to someone
sesini yükseltmek; azarlamak
Talking angrily
raise hopes/fears/doubts, etc to cause emotions or thoughts
korkuların/şüphelerin/ümitlerin artmasına sebep olmak; uyandırmak; yol açmak
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
ortaya atmak, ileri sürmek; gündeme getirmek
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
(çocuk) bakmak büyütmek; yetiştirmek; eğitimini üslenmek
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
(ürün, hayvan) yetiştirmek, bakmak
to raise chickens/sheep →  See also raise the alarm Animal farming - general words
(Definition of raise verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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