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Adjective
Going higher in altitude
“Spergel and his family were out on a pier, where the rising rocket would be easy to see.”
Adjective
Growing in scope or intensity
“Joseph, wary of the rising anger in his cousin's voice, hesitated before answering.”
Adjective
Starting out or in the early stages of development
Adjective
Beginning to attract attention or critical acclaim
Adjective
Moving, pointing, or leading to a higher place, point, or level
Adjective
Rising again
Adjective
Moving or flowing outwards with an undulating motion
Adjective
Occurring during wakefulness
Adjective
About to happen or take place
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Adjective
Resulting from accumulation or a series of additions
Noun
A revolt or rebellion
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“In 1954, there was a rising of the peasants of Shamiyyah in the Middle Euphrates.”
Noun
An act or instance of evelating or rising up
“Lift is the force causing the upward rising of the plane in defiance of the pull of gravity.”
Noun
An increase in amount, degree or level
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Noun
An act of raising, or being raised, above ground
Noun
A place, person, or thing from which something originates
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Idiom
Increasing
Adverb
(of the tide) Rising in level
Verb
Present participle for to move upwards
“The eagle would spread its wings and rise into the ether.”
Verb
Present participle for to emerge by means of an upward movement
“At dawn, we sat by the lake and watched the sun rise above the horizon.”
Verb
Present participle for to be, or to appear to be, taller than the surrounding landscape
“We drive through the valley as snow-capped mountains rise before us.”
Verb
Present participle for to increase in quantity, size, or degree
“Due to the recent drought, the price of berries would rise significantly.”
Verb
Present participle for to get better
“My purchasing power would rise substantially after I found a better-paying job.”
Verb
(of a sound) Present participle for to become louder or higher in pitch
“His anger boiled, his tone would gradually rise and it looked like he would pop a vein at any moment.”
Verb
Present participle for to get to one's feet
“Please rise when your name is called.”
Verb
Present participle for to get out of bed
“The rays of sunshine filtering through my window at dawn allow me to rise naturally from my slumber.”
Verb
Present participle for to increase in value or standing
“He had that ambition if you looked in his eyes, and he would rise from mopping floors to working the fries.”
Verb
Present participle for to be restored to life
“The Halloween costumes were so realistic that one could be forgiven for thinking that the dead did, in fact, rise on that day.”
Verb
Present participle for to become disobedient against authority
“Citizens frustrated by the increase in taxes would rise in protest against the government.”
Verb
Present participle for to improve in mood or disposition
“Little Ricky's spirits would rise when his mother promised him a cookie for his good behavior.”
Verb
(of land or a natural feature) Present participle for to incline upwards
“Our journey on foot would only get tougher as the trail continued to rise with each step.”
Verb
(of a meeting or a session of a court) Present participle for to adjourn
“The magistrate declared that court would rise late in the afternoon.”
Verb
(rise to) Present participle for to react with annoyance or anger
“He had neither the time nor the inclination to rise to the provocations from his detractors.”
Verb
(of dough) Present participle for to swell by the action of yeast
“Leave the dough for a moment to allow it to rise.”
Verb
Present participle for to have its source
“It was eventually discovered that the majestic Marannon would rise out of the Lake Launcocha.”
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