AskDefine | Define upraise

Dictionary Definition

upraise v : cause to become alive again; "raise from the dead"; "Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected"; "Upraising ghosts" [syn: resurrect, raise]

User Contributed Dictionary




  1. To raise something up; to elevate.
  2. To move something upright; to erect.

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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