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raise

(Advance), verb aggrandize, augment, boost, bring up, dignify, elevate, enhance, enlarge, ennoble, exalt, further, glorify, heighten, honor, increase, lift, move up, prize, promote, propose, provehere, put, suggest, uplift, upraise
Associated concepts: raise an objection

raise

(Collect), verb accumulate, assemble, bring tooether, conligere, gather together, get, levy, muster, obtain, procure
See also: accrue, adopt, advance, advancement, ameliorate, boom, build, collect, compound, develop, discipline, elevate, enhance, enlarge, excise, expand, foster, frame, heighten, honor, increase, increment, levy, magnify, manufacture, meliorate, originate, parlay, prefer, produce, promote, promotion, recruit, uphold

raise

to institute a suit or action at law or to draw up a summons or other initiating writ.
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But the real reason why Cain finally decided to quit the race was because the polls showed Republicans had soured on him since the sex scandals and because financial donations to his campaign had all but dried up.
A political novice, Cain shot to the top of opinion polls with small government, anti-tax tea party activists and other conservatives flocking to the former pizza chain CEO with his tell-it-like-it-is style and outsider image.
Of course, these calculations assume Cain's proposals become law, and that Cain can accurately foresee what Washington will do during the transition period.
Some of the themes Cain and Gingrich hit are common refrains in Perry's remarks on the campaign trail, like the characterization of states as laboratories of innovation, and the notion that certain federal systems are tantamount to Ponzi schemes.
Mitt Romney (14) and Newt Gingrich (13) now come closest to Cain in positive intensity; Rick Santorum (10) is the only other candidate Gallup tracks who is in double figures.
Cain has emerged as an indispensible Hieronymist for his colleagues as well as for a wider readership.
300, but even without last year, Cain had one significantly better than average.
Doctors induced NHS stress counsellor Claire three weeks early, following complications during her pregnancy, and Cain was born at Singleton Hospital at 4.
Cain answered God in a flippant tone, "I don't know.
Cain has studied with Ken McCulloch, Wes Veldink, and members of Houston Ballet, and regularly travels to Los Angeles and New York to update her training.
The switch-hitting Betemit then stepped into the left-handed box against Giants starter Matt Cain.
there too is Cain in a stinking lion skin, sharpening