What is the opposite of falling?

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Adjective
Opposite of that falls or fall
Adjective
Opposite of growing less
Adjective
Opposite of hanging or sagging downwards
Adjective
Opposite of of or relating to a recession
Adjective
Opposite of moving or leading towards a lower place or level
Adjective
(stock market) Opposite of tending towards lower prices
“It was one of many rising blue chips stocks that contributed to the strong market trend yesterday.”
Adjective
Opposite of passive
Noun
Opposite of a decline from previously high standards
Noun
Opposite of an act of dropping or falling downwards
“The ascent into space begins, first slowly, and then rapidly as the tremendous force of the rocket engines pushes the payload faster and faster.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to fall down or to a lower level, especially abruptly
“It was impressive to see the young colt rise so quickly after tripping over.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to physically move from a higher to a lower level
“During the festival, many hot air balloons would ascend into the sky.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to decrease in number, amount, intensity, or quality
“We have to make adjustments as costs continue to increase due to inflation.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to surrender to, or to be conquered by
“Despite the onslaught at the mouth of Blackwater Rush, Joffrey's forces would still defeat Stannis' army.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to become weaker or worse
“In a saturated market, their business continues to flourish despite stiff competition.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to be badly wounded or killed
“In a miraculous moment, Peter Quill somehow manages to survive despite holding the infinity stone.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to ebb or recede
“It was unexpected to see the tides flood at this time of the day.”
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to cause (something) to descend to the ground
“The community would erect a statue of their hero in the town center.”
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