Is raise a Scrabble word?

Yes, raise is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 5 points in Scrabble, and 5 points in Words with Friends

Raise is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word raise

The meaning of raise


31 definitions of the word raise.


  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. Bring up
  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) at a higher level
  17. Bet more than the previous player
  18. Cause to assemble or enlist in the military
  19. Put forward for consideration or discussion
  20. Pronounce (vowels) by bringing the tongue closer to the roof of the mouth
  21. Activate or stir up
  22. Establish radio communications with
  23. Multiply (a number) by itself a specified number of times: 8 is 2 raised to the power 3
  24. Bring (a surface or a design) into relief and cause to project
  25. Invigorate or heighten
  26. Put an end to
  27. Cause to become alive again


  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

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in raise?

5 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

2 Anagrams of Raise

Anagrams are words that use the same letters as other words, but in a different order.

Anagrams are sometimes called a Word Unscramble

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to raise:

Unscramble the letters in raise

There are 18 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'raise'.

More words that can be made using the letters in raise