AskDefine | Define upraised

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upraised adj : held up in the air; "stood with arms upraised"; "her upraised flag" [syn: lifted]

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Adjective

  1. Lifted, raised, held high.
    He stood there, with upraised glass, waiting for others to join him in a toast; holding the glass as though it were his upraised sword, challenging others to show disprespoect to one he honored.

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