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raised

 (rāzd)
adj.
1. Projecting from a flat background; in relief; embossed: a raised design.
2. Made light and high by yeast or other leaven.

raised

(reɪzd)

adj.
1. fashioned or made as a surface design in relief.
2. made light by the use of yeast or other ferment and not with baking powder, soda, or the like.
[1595–1605]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.raised - located or moved above the surround or above the normal position; "a raised design"; "raised eyebrows"
lowered - below the surround or below the normal position; "with lowered eyes"
2.raised - embellished with a raised pattern created by pressure or embroidery; "brocaded silk"; "an embossed satin"; "embossed leather"; "raised needlework"; "raised metalwork"
adorned, decorated - provided with something intended to increase its beauty or distinction
3.raised - increased in amount or degree; "raised temperature"
increased - made greater in size or amount or degree

raised

adjective
1. Being positioned above a given level:
2. Directed or pointed upward:
3. Abnormally increased, especially in intensity:
Translations

raised

[reɪzd] ADJ [platform] → elevado; [temperature, blood pressure, level] → alto, elevado; [voice] → exaltado; (= in relief) → en relieve
I could hear raised voices in the next roomoía voces exaltadas en la habitación de al lado

raised

adj armangehoben; voiceerhoben, laut; raised type (Typ) → erhabener Druck ? eyebrow
References in classic literature ?
The pillow was gone, but there was a barricade, nevertheless, a natural one, raised by time absence, and change of heart.
An ugly snout was raised, two rows of keen teeth snapped shut as a scissors- like jaw opened, and the meat was gone.
One could go to the cigar factory and chat with the old German who raised canaries for sale, and look at his stuffed birds.
But she trots about and takes care of herself better than she did a year or two ago, when she fell upon the stone hall floor and raised a great "bo-bo" on her forehead.
At each change in the evolutions of the latter, the former raised his tall person in the stirrups; producing, in this manner, by the undue elongation of his legs, such sudden growths and diminishings of the stature, as baffled every conjecture that might be made as to his dimensions.
They besieged us forty-eight hours; during which time seven of them were killed, and at last, finding themselves not likely to prevail, they raised the siege, and departed.
I met your cousin, the Judge, ten minutes ago; and, in my old tow-cloth trousers, as you see, the Judge raised his hat to me, I do believe
When he found the eyes of Hester Prynne fastened on his own, and saw that she appeared to recognize him, he slowly and calmly raised his finger, made a gesture with it in the air, and laid it on his lips.
These yer dogs has been raised to track niggers; and they'd jest as soon chaw one on ye up as eat their supper.
He cocked his eye at the hole again, and took a long look; raised up and shook his head; stepped around to the other side of the hole and took another look from that side; shook his head again.
Every time he got money he got drunk; and every time he got drunk he raised Cain around town; and every time he raised Cain he got jailed.
But, she uttered no sound; and so strong was the voice within her, representing that it was she of all the world who must uphold him in his misery and not augment it, that it quickly raised her, even from that shock.