Definitions For Raising


  • 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


  • Increasing in quantity or value


  • 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

Words with Friends

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

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