Definitions For Raising

noun

  • Helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
  • The properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
  • The event of something being raised upward
  • An increase in the amount of your pay

adjective

  • Increasing in quantity or value

verb

  • To lift or move (something or someone) to a higher position
  • To lift or move (something or someone) to a standing or more upright position
  • To increase the amount or level of (something)

Is Raising a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
10

The word Raising is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Raising in a Sentence

  • Raise your hand if you know the answer.
  • Raise your arms above your head.
  • He raised his head and looked around.
  • The school board approved a raise in the maximum family income for students qualifying for reduced-price lunches

Synonyms for Raising

Antonyms for Raising

Look up a Word

Search the dictionary for definitions, synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and more!