Is raising a Scrabble word?

Yes, raising is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 8 points in Scrabble, and 10 points in Words with Friends

Raising is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word raising

The meaning of raising


31 definitions of the word raising.


  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. Increasing in quantity or value


  1. The event of something being raised upward
  2. The properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
  3. Helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community

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

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2 Anagrams of Raising

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 raising:

Unscramble the letters in raising

There are 6 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'raising'.

More words that can be made using the letters in raising