English to Shona Meaning :: raise

Raise :
simudza
- simudzasimudzavanomutswaAnomutsaKurera
 
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Noun(1) The amount a salary is increased(2) An upward slope or grade (as in a road)(3) Increasing the size of a bet (as in poker)(4) The act of raising something(5) Increase in salary or position
Verb(1) Raise the level or amount of something(2) Raise from a lower to a higher position(3) Cause to be heard or known(4) Raise in rank or condition(5) Increase(6) Give a promotion to or assign to a higher position(7) Cause to puff up with a leaven(8) In bridge: bid (one's partner's suit) at a higher level 1(9) Bet more than the previous player 1(10) Cause to assemble or enlist in the military(11) Put forward for consideration or discussion(12) Pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth(13) Activate or stir up(14) Establish radio communications with(15) Multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8 is 2 raised to the power 3 2(16) Bring (a surface

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(1) In late April Henry decided to raise the siege(2) Besides, she thought, a little excitement would help raise her spirits.(3) Raise the number to the power of 4(4) Lee tried to throw a punch at his nemesis, but couldn't raise his arm above the level of his belt.(5) To raise hope in sb(6) The workers raise chickens, grow their own vegetables, have a fish tank and rent out space for horses.(7) Squeeze with your glutes and hamstrings to push your hips forward and raise your torso back to the upright position.(8) It is up to them to decide whether to raise the ship.(9) I think at the time they probably salvaged the shell that was on board and they were hoping to perhaps raise the vessel and restore it and get it going again.(10) But when the slums are burnt down to raise high rise buildings, they are completely quiet, they don't protest.(11) They will raise an interim invoice in respect of the work that the claims manager will carry out on the case.(12) Divers have located and hope to raise the submarine(13) In 1990 the tree on which they grow was blown over by a cyclone - or the fringes of one - but we managed to raise it up again.(14) He wants a raise and some perks(15) To raise the flag(16) Routinely calling each raise from the blind may cost you quite a bit of money.
Related Words
(1) raise up ::
Simudza
(2) to raise ::
kusimudza
(3) raise money ::
simudza mari
(4) raise hand ::
simudza ruoko
(5) raise funds ::
simudza mari
(6) raise hell ::
simudza gehena
(7) get a raise ::
kuwana yatinobva
(8) raise children ::
kurera vana
(9) raise a family ::
mutsai mhuri
(10) raise the roof ::
simudza padenga
Synonyms
Noun
1. pay increase ::
mari kuwedzera
2. salary increase ::
muhoro kuwedzera
3. climb ::
kwira
4. heave ::
chinotsaurwa
Verb
5. lift ::
chikwidzo
6. set upright ::
kuisa vakarurama
7. increase ::
wedzera
8. amplify ::
kudza izwi
9. build ::
kuvaka
10. get ::
tora
11. recruit ::
pinza
12. levy ::
vanhu vechibharo
13. bring up ::
huya ne
14. give rise to ::
kukonzera
15. breed ::
rora
16. promote ::
kukurudzira
17. nurture ::
irere
18. elevate ::
vachikwidziridza
19. stir ::
kurunga
20. advance ::
enderera
21. upraise ::
upraise
22. grow ::
kura
24. kindle ::
nomumoto
25. heighten ::
wedzera
26. leaven ::
mbiriso
Antonyms
1. drop ::
Donhedza
2. lower ::
dzikisa
3. Descent
  
4. Lower
  
5. Level
  
6. Demote
  
7. Decrease
  
8. Drop
  
9. Reduction
  
10. Demolish
  
11. Destroy
  
12. Raze
  
13. Depress
  
14. Diminish
  
15. Lessen
  
16. Reduce
  
Different Forms
raise, raised, raises, raising
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

A sack full of cash on their doorstep?
That\'s just gonna raise more questions.

A sack full of cash on their doorstep? That's just gonna RAISE more questions.

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 9


wouldn’t raise any alarms.\0

wouldn’t RAISE any alarms.

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 13


Oh, sorry. I didn\'t raise my hand.

Oh, sorry. I didn't RAISE my hand.

Breaking Bad Season 3, Episode 9


How long will it take them
to raise another army?

How long will it take them to RAISE another army?

Vikings Season 1, Episode 7


I\'m puttin\' in for a raise.
What\'s in his head?

I'm puttin' in for a RAISE. What's in his head?

Westworld Season 2, Episode 7


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