raise (one's) voice

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raise (one's) voice

To speak or shout loudly, especially out of anger. I know you're upset, but there's no need to raise your voice. Don't raise your voice to the kids, it's not their fault!
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raise one's voice (to someone)

Fig. to speak loudly or shout at someone in anger. Don't you dare raise your voice to me! I'm sorry. I didn't mean to raise my voice.
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raise one's voice

Talk louder, either to be heard more clearly or in anger, as in You'll have to raise your voice if you expect the audience to hear you, or Don't you raise your voice at me! [Late 1300s]
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raise your ˈvoice

speak in a louder voice, often because you are angry: Don’t raise your voice at me. It wasn’t my fault.They heard raised voices and saw two men engaged in an argument.
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Growers tried to raise their voice on every forum but were left unheard.
They hoped the body would render their services for the journalists' rights, journalistic institutions and raise their voice for their cause.
All those who care for the future of the country and democracy should raise their voice.
Masood Khalid said that India is continuing its repression in the Occupied Kashmir while laws have been tightened by India to allow a free reign to Indian army to do whatever they want but Kashmiri youth is now fully active and they have come out on the roads to raise their voice against this policy of repression.
While talking to newsmen outside the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Monday, Latif Khosa said that Member of Provincial Assembly of KP Zia Ullah Afridi has right to raise his voice against Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhaw (KP) Pervaiz Khattak's corruption adding voters can raise their voice against Pervaiz Khattak then why Zia ullah Afidi cannot?
We have gathered here so that we can raise our voice against the killing of civilians in Iraq and we are appealing to the government of India and the United Nation to raise their voice against it but everybody is quiet.
Who when the forces of privilege raise their voice will raise their voice for you?
Every day they cope with classroom wasters who push them to the edge, then take them to court if they as much as raise their voice to them.
They asked the local lawmakers to raise their voice to force the Sindh government to arrest the killers immediately.
He also praised the Indian people for supporting the Kashmiris and raise their voice on the atrocities on the Kashmiri people.
Alia urged girls to raise their voice against any injustice.
He added that others were either scared to raise their voice or were safeguarding their own interests.
Musharraf added that others were either scared to raise their voice or were safeguarding their own interests.
He said the opposition parties instead of raising scattered voices should be unified in the National and Punjab assemblies to raise their voice.