a lake in N Minnesota and SW Ontario, Canada, on the U.S.-Canadian border. 360 sq. mi. (932 sq. km).
[rahy-poo r] /ˈraɪ pʊər/ noun 1. a city in SE Madhya Pradesh, in E central India.
[res; French res] /rɛs; French rɛs/ noun 1. Gilles de, . [rahy] /raɪ/ noun 1. a style of Algerian popular music played on electric guitar, synthesizer, and percussion instruments. /French res/ noun 1. Gilles de (ʒil də). 1404–40, French nobleman who fought with Joan of Arc: marshal of France (1429–40). He was executed for the […]
[reyz] /reɪz/ verb (used with object), raised, raising. 1. to move to a higher position; lift up; elevate: to raise one’s hand; sleepy birds raising their heads and looking about. 2. to set upright: When the projection screen toppled, he quickly raised it again. 3. to cause to rise or stand up; rouse: The sound […]
- Raise a hand against
Also, lift one’s hand against. Threaten to hit or actually hit, as in She’s never raised a hand against the children. [ First half of 1500s ]