Antonyms

1. raising

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

Antonyms

  • unerect

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Rhymes with Raising

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

Sentences with raising


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Contract your right calf by raising your right heel as high as possible.

Quotes about raising


1. Raising children is a creative endeavor, an art rather than a science.
- Bruno Bettelheim

2. What greater aspiration and challenge are there for a mother than the hope of raising a great son or daughter?
- Rose Kennedy

3. After a lifetime of working, raising families, and contributing to the success of this nation in countless other ways, senior citizens deserve to retire with dignity.
- Charlie Gonzalez

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. house-raising

noun. construction by a group of neighbors.

Synonyms

  • building

Antonyms

  • disassembly
  • misconstruction

5. raising

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

Synonyms

  • rising
  • elevation
  • ascent
  • rise
  • lift

Antonyms

  • lowland
  • natural depression
  • decrease
  • descent

6. 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

7. 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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