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  1. an upward slope or grade (as in a road); "the car couldn't make the grade" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. increase in price or value; "the news caused a general advance on the stock market" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. get up and out of bed; "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"; "They rose early"; "He uprose at night" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. rise to one's feet; "The audience got up and applauded" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. come up, of celestial bodies; "The sun also rises"; "The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled..."; "Jupiter ascends" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. the act of changing location in an upward direction Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. a movement upward; "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. an increase in cost; "they asked for a 10% rise in rates" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. increase in value or to a higher point; "prices climbed steeply"; "the value of our house rose sharply last year" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. rise in rank or status; "Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. come to the surface Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. the amount a salary is increased; "he got a 3% raise"; "he got a wage hike" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  16. rise up; "The building rose before them" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  17. be promoted, move to a better position Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  18. the property possessed by a slope or surface that rises Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  19. a growth in strength or number or importance Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  20. a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  21. return from the dead; "Christ is risen!"; "The dead are to uprise" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  22. (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost; "the emanation of the Holy Spirit"; "the rising of the Holy Ghost"; "the doctrine of the procession of the Holy Spirit from the Father and the Son" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  23. an upward slope or grade (as in a road); "the car couldn't make it up the rise" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  24. become more extreme; "The tension heightened" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  25. exert oneself to meet a challenge; "rise to a challenge"; "rise to the occasion" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  26. become heartened or elated; "Her spirits rose when she heard the good news" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  27. increase in volume; "the dough rose slowly in the warm room" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  28. come into existence; take on form or shape; "A new religious movement originated in that country"; "a love that sprang up from friendship"; "the idea for the book grew out of a short story"; "An interesting phenomenon uprose" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  29. Rising. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  30. To go up; to ascend; to climb; as, to rise a hill. Webster Dictionary DB
  31. To cause to rise; as, to rise a fish, or cause it to come to the surface of the water; to rise a ship, or bring it above the horizon by approaching it; to raise. Webster Dictionary DB
  32. To ascend or float in a fluid, as gases or vapors in air, cork in water, and the like. Webster Dictionary DB
  33. To move upward under the influence of a projecting force; as, a bullet rises in the air. Webster Dictionary DB
  34. To grow upward; to attain a certain height; as, this elm rises to the height of seventy feet. Webster Dictionary DB
  35. To reach a higher level by increase of quantity or bulk; to swell; as, a river rises in its bed; the mercury rises in the thermometer. Webster Dictionary DB
  36. To become erect; to assume an upright position; as, to rise from a chair or from a fall. Webster Dictionary DB
  37. To leave one's bed; to arise; as, to rise early. Webster Dictionary DB
  38. To tower up; to be heaved up; as, the Alps rise far above the sea. Webster Dictionary DB
  39. To slope upward; as, a path, a line, or surface rises in this direction. Webster Dictionary DB
  40. To retire; to give up a siege. Webster Dictionary DB
  41. To swell or puff up in the process of fermentation; to become light, as dough, and the like. Webster Dictionary DB
  42. To have the aspect or the effect of rising. Webster Dictionary DB
  43. To appear above the horizont, as the sun, moon, stars, and the like. Webster Dictionary DB
  44. To become apparent; to emerge into sight; to come forth; to appear; as, an eruption rises on the skin; the land rises to view to one sailing toward the shore. Webster Dictionary DB
  45. To become perceptible to other senses than sight; as, a noise rose on the air; odor rises from the flower. Webster Dictionary DB
  46. To have a beginning; to proceed; to originate; as, rivers rise in lakes or springs. Webster Dictionary DB
  47. To increase in size, force, or value; to proceed toward a climax. Webster Dictionary DB
  48. To become of higher value; to increase in price. Webster Dictionary DB
  49. To become louder, or higher in pitch, as the voice. Webster Dictionary DB
  50. To increase in amount; to enlarge; as, his expenses rose beyond his expectations. Webster Dictionary DB
  51. In various figurative senses. Webster Dictionary DB
  52. To become excited, opposed, or hostile; to go to war; to take up arms; to rebel. Webster Dictionary DB
  53. To attain to a better social position; to be promoted; to excel; to succeed. Webster Dictionary DB
  54. To come to mind; to be suggested; to occur. Webster Dictionary DB
  55. To come; to offer itself. Webster Dictionary DB
  56. To ascend from the grave; to come to life. Webster Dictionary DB
  57. To terminate an official sitting; to adjourn; as, the committee rose after agreeing to the report. Webster Dictionary DB
  58. To ascend on a musical scale; to take a higher pith; as, to rise a tone or semitone. Webster Dictionary DB
  59. The act of rising, or the state of being risen. Webster Dictionary DB
  60. The distance through which anything rises; as, the rise of the thermometer was ten degrees; the rise of the river was six feet; the rise of an arch or of a step. Webster Dictionary DB
  61. Land which is somewhat higher than the rest; as, the house stood on a rise of land. Webster Dictionary DB
  62. Spring; source; origin; as, the rise of a stream. Webster Dictionary DB
  63. Appearance above the horizon; as, the rise of the sun or of a planet. Webster Dictionary DB
  64. Increase; advance; augmentation, as of price, value, rank, property, fame, and the like. Webster Dictionary DB
  65. Increase of sound; a swelling of the voice. Webster Dictionary DB
  66. Elevation or ascent of the voice; upward change of key; as, a rise of a tone or semitone. Webster Dictionary DB
  67. The spring of a fish to seize food (as a fly) near the surface of the water. Webster Dictionary DB
  68. To move from a lower position to a higher; to ascend; to mount up. Specifically: - (a) To go upward by walking, climbing, flying, or any other voluntary motion; as, a bird rises in the air; a fish rises to the bait. Webster Dictionary DB
  69. To increase in power or fury; - said of wind or a storm, and hence, of passion. Webster Dictionary DB
  70. To become larger; to swell; - said of a boil, tumor, and the like. Webster Dictionary DB
  71. To increase in intensity; - said of heat. Webster Dictionary DB
  72. To become more and more dignified or forcible; to increase in interest or power; - said of style, thought, or discourse; as, to rise in force of expression; to rise in eloquence; a story rises in interest. Webster Dictionary DB
  73. To be lifted, or to admit of being lifted, from the imposing stone without dropping any of the type; - said of a form. Webster Dictionary DB
  74. To move from a lower position to a higher; to ascend; get up from kneeling, sitting, or lying down; swell in quantity, height, or extent; as, the river will rise; to increase in price, value, force, or ntensity; as, his ire rose; appear above the horizon; come into existence; originate; be promoted; rebel; as, they fear that the natives will rise; ascend from the grave. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  75. The act of going up; ascent; distance anything goes up; a place higher than the land around it; act of beginning to appear; origin; source; increase in price, value, force, etc.; advance in rank, power, or distinction. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  76. Rose. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  77. Risen. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  78. To move from a lower to a higher position: to ascend: to grow upward: to swell in quantity or extent: to take an upright position: to leave the place of rest: to tower up: to appear above the horizon: to break forth: to appear: to have its source: to increase in size, value, etc.: to become excited or hostile: to break forth into commotion or insurrection: to increase in rank, fortune, or fame: to come to mind: to close a session: (B.) to ascend from the grave:-pa.t. rose; pa.p. risen. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  79. Act of rising: ascent: degree of elevation: a steep: origin: increase: advance: (mus.) elevation of the voice. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  80. Act of rising; ascent; increase; origin. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  81. To move to a higher position; ascend; leave a place of rest; appear; increase in price, rauk, &c.; have its source; break forth. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  82. To advance from a lower to a higher position; stand up; to grow or slope upward; to originate; emerge; prosper; to revolt. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  83. The act of rising; elevation; an elevated palce; advance, asin price, rank, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  84. The act of rising; ascent; elevation; origin; appearance above; increase; advance in rank, honour, or fame. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  85. To ascend; to get up; to grow; to swell; to appear above; to spring; to begin to stir; to increase; to be promoted; to be roused; to be raised; to amount; to close a session. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  86. To ascend; to move upward; to get up, as from a recumbent position; to get up from rest or repose; to spring or grow; to begin to appear or to exist; to increase; to advance, as in price; to gain elevation in position; to break forth; to be elevated above the surface; to have its source in; to commence; to make insurrection; to be roused; to close a sitting, as a court of justice, or Parliament; in Scrip., to be revived from death. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  87. Act of rising; ascent; elevation; source; beginning; increase; advance, as in value. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  88. To move from a lower position to a higher; to ascend; to mount up. Specifically: -- a To go upward by walking, climbing, flying, or any other voluntary motion; as, a bird rises in the air; a fish rises to the bait. mso.anu.edu.au
  89. To increase in power or fury; -- said of wind or a storm, and hence, of passion. mso.anu.edu.au
  90. To become larger; to swell; -- said of a boil, tumor, and the like. mso.anu.edu.au
  91. To increase in intensity; -- said of heat. mso.anu.edu.au
  92. To become more and more dignified or forcible; to increase in interest or power; -- said of style, thought, or discourse; as, to rise in force of expression; to rise in eloquence; a story rises in interest. mso.anu.edu.au
  93. To be lifted, or to admit of being lifted, from the imposing stone without dropping any of the type; -- said of a form. mso.anu.edu.au
  94. To move from a lower position to a higher; to ascend; to mount up. Specifically: (a) To go upward by walking, climbing, flying, or any other voluntary motion; as, a bird rises in the air; a fish rises to the bait. dictgcide_fs
  95. To increase in power or fury; said of wind or a storm, and hence, of passion. dictgcide_fs
  96. To become larger; to swell; said of a boil, tumor, and the like. dictgcide_fs
  97. To increase in intensity; said of heat. dictgcide_fs
  98. To become more and more dignified or forcible; to increase in interest or power; said of style, thought, or discourse; as, to rise in force of expression; to rise in eloquence; a story rises in interest. dictgcide_fs
  99. To be lifted, or to admit of being lifted, from the imposing stone without dropping any of the type; said of a form. dictgcide_fs
  100. r[=i]z, v.i. to move from a lower to a higher position: to stand up: to ascend: to grow upward: to swell in quantity or extent: to take an upright position: to leave the place of rest: to tower up: to appear above the horizon: to break forth: to appear: to have its source: to increase in size, value, &c.: to become excited or hostile: to break forth into commotion or insurrection: to increase in rank, fortune, or fame: to be promoted: to be perceptible to other senses: to excavate upward: to come to mind: to close a session: (B.) to ascend from the grave:--pa.t. r[=o]se; pa.p. risen (riz'n).--n. act of rising: ascent: degree of elevation: a steep: origin: increase: (archit.) the upright piece of a step from tread to tread: (mining) a shaft excavated from below: (mus.) elevation of the voice.--n. R[=I]'SER, a rebel: one who, or that which, rises.--RISE FROM THE RANKS, to win a commission; RISE TO THE OCCASION, to be equal to an emergency.--TAKE A RISE OUT OF, to take the conceit out of a person by making him ridiculous. [A.S. rísan; Ice. rísa, Goth. reisan, Ger. reisen.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  101. r[=i]s, n. a twig, a small bush.--ns. RISE'BUSH, a faggot; R[=I]'SEL, a support for a climbing vine; RISE'-WOOD, small wood cut for hedging. [A.S. hrís; Ger. reis.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  102. (rose pr. -z., risen pr. -zn; p.p., see -ED (2), often with is &c.). Get up from lying or sitting or kneeling position, get out of bed, (of meeting &c.) cease to sit for business, recover standing or upright position, become erect, leave ground, come to life again or usu. again or from the dead, (r. from table, leave meal; all rose to receive him; found he could not, was too weak to, r.; r., Sir Thomas &c., formula in knighting; r. betimes, at 5.0 a.m., with the lark; r. up early; Parliament will r. next week; fell never to r. again; the hair rose on his head; horse rises on its hind-legs; horse rises to a fence, takes off for leap; birds r. well today); cease to be quiet, abandon submission, make revolt, (if a wind should r.; r. in arms, rebellion, &c.; r. against oppression, oppressor; town rose on its garrison; gorge, stomach, rises, indignation or disgust is felt; my whole soul rises against it, finds it intolerable); come or go up, grow upwards, ascend, mount, soar, project or swell upwards, become higher, reach higher position or level or amount, increase, incline upwards, come to surface, become or be visible above or above surroundings, develop greater energy or intensity, be progressive, (sun, star, morning, dawn, rises; the risen sun; rising cupboard, kitchen lift; the rising generation, the young; smoke rises straight up; tree rises 20ft, attains that height; fabric rose like a dream; blisters r., form; bread will not r., swell with yeast; balloon rises; should r. above petty jealousies, be superior to; picture, idea, rises before the mind; river, tide, flood, level, rose 6ft, is rising; the mercury, barometer or glass, is rising; spirits r., become more cheerful; prices, demands, r.; the funds, sugar, r., increase in value or price; a rising lawyer; a man likely to r.; r. in the world, attain higher social position; r. to greatness; rising ground, sloping up; in a rising series; rises in a gentle curve; the interest rises with each act; bubbles r.; fish rises, comes to surface to feed; drowning man rises three times; in the for ground rises a castle; does not r. above mediocrity; the wind is rising; her colour rose, became brighter or deeper; rising 5, 14, getting on for that age); develop powers equal to (does not r. to an occasion; rose to the emergency, requirements, &c.); have origin, begin to be, flow, from, in, at &c. (river rises from a spring, in the Grampians, &c.; earth& heaven rose at His word; the difficulty rises from misapprehension); (rare, usu. poet.) arise (a feud, rumour, rose); (causative in spec. senses) make or see r. (did not r. a fish, a bird, all day; r. ship, see it appear from top downwards in approaching it). [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  103. Coming up of sun &c. (rare; at r. of sun, day; cf. sunr. &c.); ascent, upward slope, knoll, hill, (came to a r. in the road; chapel stands on a r.); social advancement, upward progress, increase in power, rank, value, price, amount, height, pitch, wages, &c., (has had a r. in life; the r. & fall of statesmen; the r. of the tide is 30ft; asks for a r., higher wages; prices are on the r., increasing); movement of fish to surface (not a sign of a r.; fig., get or take a r. out of one, draw him into display of temper or other foible); vertical height of step, arch, inclinc, &c., (also riser f. prec.) vertical piece connecting two treads of staircase; origin, start, (has, takes, its r. in, from; give r. to, occasion, suggest). Concise Oxford Dictionary
  104. n. Act of rising; ascent; -distance through which any thing rises;-that which rises or seems to rise; an acclivity; a steep; an elevation;— spring; source; origin increase; augmentation, as of price, value, rank, property, fame, &c.;— increase of sound;— elevation or ascent of the voice. Cabinet Dictionary

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