raiser
noun see raise I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Raiser — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Brunhilde Raiser (* 1953), deutsche Theologin Carl Friedrich Raiser (1872–1954), deutscher Rechtsanwalt und Wirtschaftsjurist Elisabeth Raiser (* 1940), deutsche Historikerin Johann Nepomuk Ritter von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Raiser — Raiser,   1) Konrad, evangelischer Theologe, * Magdeburg 25. 1. 1938, Sohn von 2); 1963 65 Vikar in der Evangelischen Landeskirche Württembergs; ab 1969 beim Ökumenischen Rat der Kirchen (ÖRK) in Genf tätig, 1973 83 als stellvertretender… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Raiser — Rais er (r[=a]z [ e]r), n. One who, or that which, raises (in various senses of the verb). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • raiser — noun A person or thing that raises. She is a raiser of gerbils …   Wiktionary

  • raiser — raise ► VERB 1) lift or move to a higher position or level. 2) set upright. 3) increase the amount, level, or strength of. 4) promote to a higher rank. 5) cause to be heard, felt, or considered: doubts have been raised. 6) build (a structure). 7) …   English terms dictionary

  • raiser — See raise. * * * …   Universalium

  • raiser — Synonyms and related words: Bauer, agriculturalist, agriculturist, agrologist, agronomist, ancestors, apprentice, architect, artificer, artist, author, begetter, beginner, builder, coffee planter, collective farm worker, conceiver, constructor,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Raiser — Reiser …   Wörterbuch der deutschen familiennamen

  • raiser — razer, razor …   American English homophones

  • raiser — reɪzÉ™(r) n. one who elevates, one who lifts; grower, one who cultivates …   English contemporary dictionary

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