raise cain: I didn’t even raise a stink when Bradley’s stylist guy came over
[1970s+; kick up a stink is found by 1948; stink, ”fuss, disturbance,” is found by 1812]
see: make a stink
- Raised beach
noun 1. a wave-cut platform raised above the shoreline by a relative fall in the water level
[reyzd] /reɪzd/ adjective 1. fashioned or made as a surface design in relief. 2. Cookery. made light by the use of yeast or other ferment but not with baking powder, soda, or the like. [reyz] /reɪz/ verb (used with object), raised, raising. 1. to move to a higher position; lift up; elevate: to raise one’s […]
[rey-lij] /ˈreɪ lɪdʒ/ noun 1. an amount charged for transporting goods by .
[reyl] /reɪl/ noun 1. a bar of wood or metal fixed horizontally for any of various purposes, as for a support, barrier, fence, or . 2. a fence; . 3. one of two fences marking the inside and outside boundaries of a racetrack. 4. one of a pair of steel bars that provide the running […]