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Traduções principais/Principal Translations
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (increase height of sthg)  (altura)aumentar, elevar vt
 We raised the beach umbrella by six inches.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (children)  (crianças)educar, criar vt
 We raised the children to be respectful of their parents.
 Educamos (or: criamos) os filhos para serem respeitosos aos seus pais.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (cultivate plants)  (planta)plantar, cultivar vt
 Many farmers in Ohio raise corn.
 Muitos fazendeiros em Ohio plantam (or: cultivam) milho.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (collect money)  (dinheiro)angariar, levantar vt
 We raised five thousand dollars for the charity.
 Angariamos (or: levantamos) cinco mil dólares para a caridade.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (volume: increase)  (aumentar volume)levantar, aumentar vt
 Would you raise the volume so I can hear it?
 Poderia levantar (or: aumentar) o volume para que eu possa ouvir?
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (price, rent)  (preço, aluguel)subir, aumentar vt
 The landlord raised the rent by one hundred dollars a month.
 O dono subiu (or: aumentou) o aluguel para cem dólares ao mês.
raise nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (pay, work)aumento sm
 He got a raise of 4%.
raise nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (an increase)aumento sm
 The raise in prices made housing difficult to afford.
 O aumento dos preços tornou difícil ter uma casa.
 
Traduções Adicionais/Additional Translations
raise nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (amount of an increase)aumento sm
  elevação sm
 The 10% raise in prices made things too expensive.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (hand)  (mão)levantar vt
 Raise your hand if you have a question.
 Se alguém tiver uma pergunta, por favor, levante a mão.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (head)  (cabeça)levantar vt
 He raised his head once he heard his name.
 Ele levantou a cabeça quando ouviu seu nome.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (window)  (janela)abrir vt
 Let's raise the windows to allow some fresh air in here.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (rouse)provocar, levantar vt
 The controversial comment raised some boos from the crowd.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (erect)levantar vt
  construir vt
 It took the company three weeks to raise a barn there.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (increase)aumentar vt
 The political party tried to raise support among voters.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (activate)causar, levantar vt
 The opposition raised a commotion in the House of Deputies.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (rear animals)  (animal)criar vt
 The farmer who lives there raises sheep.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (question: bring forward)  (questão)levantar vt
 He raised a question about finances to the board of directors.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (animate)animar vt
 The success of his novel raised his spirits.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (stir up, lead)liderar vt
 The community leader raised a protest over the new laws.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (rank: advance)promover vt
 After his bravery in battle, he was raised to the rank of major.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (intensity: increase)aumentar vt
 Guys, we need to raise our level of play or we won't win the game.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (salaries)aumentar vt
 The company raised everybody's salary by 3%.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (poker bet)aumentar vt
 I match your bet, and raise you five.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (bridge)levantar vt
 They raised the road's drawbridge to allow the boat through.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (military: siege)  (militar: cerco)levantar vt
 The attacking army raised their siege of the walled city after a month.
raise vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (radio: make contact)contatar vt
 Try to raise headquarters, if that old transmitter still works.
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Formas compostas
raise a question levantar uma pergunta, questão
raise a smile arrancar um sorriso
raise money arrecadar fundos
raise objections fazer objeções
  opor-se
raise one's eyebrows ficar chocado ou desconcertado
  reprovar
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