- elevated to a higher position or level; lifted；embossed; in relief
- 1. elevated to a higher position or level; lifted the lord and his family ate on a raised platform at one end of the hall
- ▪ embossed; in relief the building features raised lettering
- ▪ (of pastry) standing without support.
- 2. more intense or strong than usual; higher a neighbour heard raised voices from the women's flat as we age we are more likely to have raised blood pressure