raise glass to

raise a/(one's) glass (to someone)

To wish someone happiness, success, good fortune, etc., by raising one's drink. I would like everyone to raise their glasses in honor of my father, who is retiring from this company that he helped build from the ground up. Now, please raise your glass to the newly married couple!
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

raise one's glass to someone or something

to propose a drinking toast in salute to someone or something. Let us all raise our glasses to George Wilson! They raised their glasses to the successful campaign.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Page 15 RAISE glass to Ann and Dave Scott of The Park pub in Earlesheaton - their hostelry has been voted Pub of the Season by Camra members.