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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 attached agency of the DA said more than 240 backyard raisers in 21 municipalities of Cagayan Valley have improved their stocks without even purchasing a breeder buck, six months after the implementation of the CVSRRC.
GDA puppy raisers often work together to ``trade'' their dogs, giving them a variety of experiences during their training, Gomez said.
Greenlight Financial Services, one of the real estate industry's fastest growing direct-to-consumer mortgage lenders, broke the record for most funds ever raised in one hour on KFI's "Storm Aid" relief fund raiser.
We have one fund raiser per year,'' said Sheila Zacha, who is working on the event.
I honestly hope we can hit around $4,000-$5,000 with all of the fund- raisers,'' said Golnar Lashgar, 17, co-president of the Tolerance Club with Monique Sanchez.
The Antelope Valley club members are among 900 guide dog puppy raisers - as they are called - volunteering for Guide Dogs for the Blind, a nonprofit organization that was started in 1942 to provide guide dogs for blind war veterans.
Maria Cabanilla, a 47-year-old grandmother of seven from Palm Desert, said fund raisers like Love Ride help dispel outlaw stereotypes about bikers.
24 1st Fal Fund Raiser - Pizza Sales - starts TUESDAY, AUG.