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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PSP raises voice for the issues of people, which they have been facing for long, but the CM, instead of listening to me and my party men, brand this as politics,' said Kamal.
JAMRUD -- Pakistan People Party (PPP) Mullagori President Shafatullah Mullagori has said that his party always raises voice against the dictators and paid heavy prices in this regard.
Anees Qaimkhani said MQM is the only party in Pakistan, which always raises voice for the rights of women at every level and it has also given equal rights to women in all walks of life.
This implementation is the I-phone breakthrough that everyone has been waiting for because it raises voice quality to exceptional levels," said Michael J.