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Over 50 Simple Sentences With the Word ‘Raise’


Raise — US. [reɪz], UK. [reɪz]

Main meanings:

  1. To lift or move something to a higher position.
  2. To increase the amount, level, or strength of something.
  3. To bring up or rear children.
  4. To bring a topic or issue to attention.


10 simple sentences:

  • Raise the volume, please.
  • Parents raise their children.
  • We’ll raise the roof.
  • Let’s raise the flag.
  • Raise your glass to toast.
  • Zoe decided to raise money.
  • I raise the bet every time.
  • They agreed to raise salaries.
  • Raise the bar higher.
  • What will raise profits?


The sentences from movies:

Can’t raise O’Doole? – Millers Crossing (1990)

He needs to raise your grade. – Beau is Afraid (2023)

But we gotta raise it, that’s all. – Gone With The Wind (1939)

What an awesome place to raise a kid. – Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015)

Now we must raise those that serve him. – The Mummy Returns (2001)

So I came back intending to raise her. – Commando (1985)

You don’t need to raise your hand, Scott. – Ant-Man (2015)

Raise your hand. – The Break-Up (2006)

Raise your shield as high as you can. – 300 (2006)

Cosmo, remind me to give you a raise.Singin’ in the Rain (1952)

Is it to raise the market value? – Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1992)

I’ll see your $500 and raise you $2000. – Oceans Eleven (2001)

It’s not fair to raise his hopes. – Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

Well, they raise a lot of sheep. – Lassie (1994)

Raise your head a little. – The Aviator (2004)

Don’t, you can’t raise your voice like that! – Moana (2016)

Your $300 and raise $500. – The Sting (1973)

Raise your right hand. – The Searchers (1956)

A safe place to raise these guys. – The Iron Claw (2023)

Don’t raise your eyebrows. – Closer (2004)

She’ll raise holy hell. – The Green Mile (1999)

Raise your hands or we’ll fire. – The Mask (1994)

And can the family raise me soldiers? – Renfield (2023)

Let’s raise that flag! – The English Patient (1996)

Why should I give you a raise?Marley and Me (2008)

I can’t raise the 10,000. – Raging Bull (1980)

Raise your arms up. – No Hard Feelings (2023)

Michael, you’re not gonna raise 25 cents. – Tootsie (1982)

Can’t raise Barnes. – Platoon (1986)

Raise the stakes. – The Fall Guy (2024)

You need to raise an army. – Ready Player One (2018)

Let’s raise the minimum. – Oceans Thirteen (2007)

Raise the bridges. – Batman Begins (2005)

That should raise your antenna. – The Equalizer 3 (2023)

Jophery, raise the gate. – Jurassic Park (1993)

Do I have to raise my voice? – A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

I’ll raise it. – X-Men (2000)

He didn’t dare raise an eyebrow. – The Bridges of Madison County (1995)

Don’t raise your voice, sir. – Meet The Parents (2000)

Raise your arms and legs! – Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom (2023)

Well, he can raise that. – Grumpy Old Men (1993)

Morse is gonna raise your offer, pal. – Pretty Woman (1990)

Raise men from the dead? – The Passion of the Christ (2004)

Church-going men that get married and raise families. – Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)

We don’t have room to raise the grain. – There Will Be Blood (2007)

I’m trying to raise a man. – Jerry Maguire (1996)

And to raise you as my own son. – Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)

Raise your commission, I guess. – Knox Goes Away (2023)

They didn’t give me a raise.The Color of Money (1986)

There will be someone left to raise them. – Doctor Strange In The Multiverse of Madness (2022)

Tell him I’ll give him a raise.The Wedding Singer (1998)

I’m gonna raise you. – Babylon (2022)

I’ve got to raise $8,000 immediately. – It’s a Wonderful Life (1946)

Did you lie about getting that raise, too? – Murder Mystery (2019)

The bank gave me a raise last January. – Shadow of a Doubt (1943)

Raise the anchor! – Uncharted (2022)

This isn’t about my second raise, is it? – The Proposal (2009)

Nice little raise in it for you too. – Yes Man (2008)

And we’ll raise it together. – Match Point (2005)

And still you stayed to raise her child? – Meet The Fockers (2004)

You can’t raise the both of us. – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)