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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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The company is running a trio of deals on the PFA779 Raisable Floor Scale, complete with an intuitive weighing indicator and 2 year service package.
The big, cushy chairs, with their conveniently raisable armrests, have been compared to airplane seats, but I find them noticeably more comfortable.
At 170 feet long, 60 feet wide and up to 16 feet deep, the 50-meter pool, which is big enough for international competitions, is state-of-the-art in every respect from its computerized filtration and surge systems to its hydraulically raisable floor that can create a teaching section with access for wheelchairs.