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Antonyms

1. house-raising

noun. construction by a group of neighbors.

Synonyms

  • building

Antonyms

  • disassembly
  • misconstruction

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Rhymes with Curtain Raising

  • appraising
  • praising
  • phrasing
  • grazing
  • glazing
  • blazing
  • blasing
  • amazing
  • razing
  • phasing
  • hazing
  • gazing

2. hair-raising

adjective. extremely alarming.

Synonyms

  • alarming
  • nightmarish

Antonyms

  • alarm
  • consternation
  • dismay

3. fire-raising

noun. malicious burning to destroy property.

Synonyms

  • combustion
  • burning
  • incendiarism

4. curtain

noun. ['ˈkɝːtən'] hanging cloth used as a blind (especially for a window).

Synonyms

  • theatre curtain
  • portiere
  • mantle
  • pall
  • blind
  • furnishing
  • eyelet
  • eyehole
  • festoon
  • drape
  • drop curtain
  • theater curtain
  • drop cloth
  • shower curtain
  • frontal
  • drop
  • screen

Antonyms

  • stay
  • strengthen
  • uncover
  • sighted

Etymology

  • cortine (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cortina (Latin)

5. raising

adjective. ['ˈreɪzɪŋ'] increasing in quantity or value.

Antonyms

  • unerect

6. curtain

noun. ['ˈkɝːtən'] any barrier to communication or vision.

Antonyms

  • rational

Etymology

  • cortine (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cortina (Latin)

7. raising

noun. ['ˈreɪzɪŋ'] the event of something being raised upward.

Synonyms

  • rising
  • elevation
  • ascent
  • rise
  • lift

Antonyms

  • lowland
  • natural depression
  • decrease
  • descent

8. raising

noun. ['ˈreɪzɪŋ'] the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child.

Synonyms

  • rearing
  • nurture

Antonyms

  • past
  • present
  • old

9. curtain

verb. ['ˈkɝːtən'] provide with drapery.

Synonyms

  • provide
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • disarrange
  • unfold
  • rear
  • back

Etymology

  • cortine (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • cortina (Latin)

10. raising

noun. ['ˈreɪzɪŋ'] helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community.

Synonyms

  • enculturation
  • rearing
  • acculturation
  • bringing up
  • nurture
  • socialisation
  • fosterage
  • upbringing
  • breeding
  • fostering

Antonyms

  • discouragement
  • inelegance
  • unfruitful
  • descending
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