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!
See also: raise, voice
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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.
See also: raise, voice
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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]
See also: raise, voice
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

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.
See also: raise, voice
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Congresswoman Yvette Clarke of New York, had said she was 'extremely concerned' and was raising her voice about what's happening in Kashmir now.
She further said that the talk of the town was about the supremacy of the Parliament but on the floor of the Parliament, she was prohibited from raising her voice against injustice.
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Khadim Hussain Chairman of Bacha Khan Foundation said that Khan Abdul Ghafar Khan, Bacha Khan was also wants to raise the voice of education and Malala Yousafzai is also raising her voice for the education as both of the personalities were proud of Pashtuns.
BACOLOD CITY -- A provincial accountant, who was sacked in 2010 for raising her voice to the vice governor, was back at the capitol after the Civil Service Commission (CSC) ordered her reinstatement with finality.
She said that she would focus her campaign on raising her voice for the nearly 50 per cent population of the tribal regions.