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He distinguished himself in several campaigns, especially in the Peninsular war, and was raised to the rank of field marshal.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Babylas raised his pale face; he knew what was coming; it had come so many times before.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
There was no one in sight, and he carefully raised the cover a little way and tried to look in.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
The expression of his features was calm and composed, and his eyes were raised to heaven with a look of hope and supplication.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Have mercy on thy people, upon whom thy name is invoked: and upon Israel, whom thou hast raised up to be thy firstborn.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Here and there exceptional industry or extraordinary capacity raised the artisan to wealth and turned the "man" into the "master."
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
After pondering over Mr. Blackbird's speech for a few moments he raised his head.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
The falling dew, and the howling wind raised him not from that bed of lonely despair.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
He stepped to the girl, and roughly raised her chin with his hand so that she was forced to look him in the face.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
“I fretted and fumed all next day, and raised a great disturbance,” rejoined the old gentleman.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
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WORDS RELATED TO RAISED

  • aerial
  • high
  • high-rise
  • lifted
  • raised
  • stately
  • tall
  • towering
  • upheaved
  • uplifted
  • upraised
  • uprisen
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