English to Swahili Meaning :: raise

Raise :
kuongeza
-inua-ongeza - kuongezakuongezakukuliahuwafufuaufugaji
 
Facebook Twitter Linkedin Gmail Share More

Show English Meaning
(+)

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
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; express or utter(4) collect funds for a specific purpose(5) cultivate by growing, often involving improvements by means of agricultural techniques(6) look after a child until it is an adult(7) summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic(8) move upwards(9) construct, build, or erect(10) call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses(11) create a disturbance, especially by making a great noise(12) raise in rank or condition(13) increase(14) give a promotion to or assign to a higher position(15) cause to puff up with a leaven(16) bid (one's partner's suit

Show Examples
(+)

(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 ::
inua
(2) to raise ::
kuongeza
(3) raise money ::
kuongeza fedha
(4) raise hand ::
inua mkono
(5) raise funds ::
kuchanga fedha
(6) raise hell ::
kuongeza kuzimu
(7) get a raise ::
kupata kuongeza
(8) raise children ::
kulea watoto
(9) raise a family ::
kuongeza familia
(10) raise the roof ::
kuongeza paa
Synonyms
Noun
1. pay increase ::
ongezeko kulipa
2. salary increase ::
ongezeko mshahara
3. climb ::
kupanda
4. heave ::
kuinuliwa
Verb
5. lift ::
kuinua
6. set upright ::
wima
7. increase ::
Ongeza
8. amplify ::
kukuza
9. build ::
kujenga
10. get ::
kupata
11. recruit ::
recruit
12. levy ::
Ushuru
13. bring up ::
kuleta
14. give rise to ::
kutoa kupanda kwa
15. breed ::
kuzaliana
16. promote ::
kukuza
17. nurture ::
kulea
18. elevate ::
kuinua
19. stir ::
koroga
20. advance ::
kuendeleza
21. upraise ::
upraise
22. grow ::
kukua
24. kindle ::
kindle
25. heighten ::
heighten
26. leaven ::
chachu
Antonyms
1. drop ::
kushuka
2. lower ::
chini
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.

The North didn\'t raise you
from the dead.

The North didn't RAISE you from the dead.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 6


Now, have they decided to raise it
Jewish or regular?

Now, have they decided to RAISE it Jewish or regular?

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 12


Are you not certain anymore
that God will raise you up from the grave?

Are you not certain anymore that God will RAISE you up from the grave?

Vikings Season 1, Episode 6


allow me to raise a cup to your...

allow me to RAISE a cup to your...

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 2


Or he might raise castles
like Brandon the Builder.

Or he might RAISE castles like Brandon the Builder.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 4


English to Swahili Dictionary: raise

Meaning and definitions of raise, translation in Swahili language for raise with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of raise in Swahili and in English language.

Tags for the entry 'raise'

What raise means in Swahili, raise meaning in Swahili, raise definition, examples and pronunciation of raise in Swahili language.

Swahili.English-Dictionary.Help | English to Swahili Dictionary

This is not just an ordinary English to Swahili dictionary & Swahili to English dictionary. This dictionary has the largest database for word meaning. It does not only give you English toSwahili and Swahili to English word meaning, it provides English to English word meaning along with Antonyms, Synonyms, Examples, Related words and Examples from your favorite TV Shows. This dictionary helps you to search quickly for Swahili to English translation, English to Swahili translation. It has more than 500,000 word meaning and is still growing. This English to Swahili dictionary also provides you an Android application for your offline use. The dictionary has mainly three features : translate English words to Swahili translate Swahili words to English, copy & paste any paragraph in the Reat Text box then tap on any word to get instant word meaning. This website also provides you English Grammar, TOEFL and most common words.
Learn Prepositions by Photos
Commonly confused words
form of verbs
Learn 300+ TOEFL words
Fill in the blanks
Topic Wise Words
Learn 3000+ common words
Words Everyday
Most Searched Words
GRE words
Android App
iPhone App
Chrome Extension

Blog List

Topic Wise Words

Learn 3000+ Common Words

Learn Common GRE Words

Learn Words Everyday

Your Favorite Words
Currently you do not have any favorite word. To make a word favorite you have to click on the heart button.
Your Search History
All Dictionary Links