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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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Say, those blacks are really raising hell out there, aren't they?
DISTORTION Coincides with Release of 4 Expanded Edition Run-DMC Reissues: Run-DMC (1984), King Of Rock (1985), Raising Hell (1986), and Tougher Than Leather (1988)
While reintroducing a new generation of hip hop lovers to the "Adidas" brand TrOyMaN has found a way to bring a fresh and innovative twist to a song concept originally recorded and performed during a time that is still often considered the "Golden Era of Hip Hop" by one of his mentors Daryl "DMC" McDaniel and his trailblazing platinum selling group Run DMC on their ground breaking Raising Hell album.
OVERLORD: RAISING HELL, PS3, Codemasters, pounds 39.
In typical Darkness fashion, it saw them raising hell with pyrotechnics, with frontman Justin Hawkins taking in the view from a lap of honour astride a life-size white tiger.
It's that part about raising hell that seems to make many of them nervous.
Raising Hell (in Congress): In the 1890s Kansas populist Mary Elizabeth Lease told farmers to "stop raising corn and start raising hell.