1. A growth in strength or number or importance (synset 107339517)
  2. The act of changing location in an upward direction (synset 100325210)
  3. An upward slope or grade (as in a road) (synset 109229873)
    "the car couldn't make it up the rise"
  4. A movement upward (synset 107460080)
    "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
  5. The amount a salary is increased (synset 105117485)
    "he got a 3% raise"; "he got a wage hike"
  6. The property possessed by a slope or surface that rises (synset 105076087)
  7. A wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground (synset 107362999)
  8. (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost (synset 107341888)
    "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"
  9. An increase in cost (synset 105117708)
    "they asked for a 10% rise in rates"
  10. Increase in price or value (synset 100365086)
    "the news caused a general advance on the stock market"
  1. Move upward (synset 201972576)
    "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows"
  2. Increase in value or to a higher point (synset 200154951)
    "prices climbed steeply"; "the value of our house rose sharply last year"
  3. Rise to one's feet (synset 201987278)
    "The audience got up and applauded"
  4. Rise up (synset 202702643)
    "The building rose before them"
  5. Come to the surface (synset 201994295)
  6. Come into existence;
    Take on form or shape (synset 202630344)
    "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"
  7. Move to a better position in life or to a better job (synset 201973786)
    "She ascended from a life of poverty to one of great renown"
  8. Go up or advance (synset 200434185)
    "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"
  9. Become more extreme (synset 200433389)
    "The tension heightened"
  10. Get up and out of bed (synset 200018151)
    "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"; "They rose early"; "He uprose at night"
  11. Rise in rank or status (synset 200155355)
    "Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list"
  12. Become heartened or elated (synset 201822083)
    "Her spirits rose when she heard the good news"
  13. Exert oneself to meet a challenge (synset 201158011)
    "rise to a challenge"; "rise to the occasion"
  14. Take part in a rebellion;
    Renounce a former allegiance (synset 202589224)
  15. Increase in volume (synset 201987148)
    "the dough rose slowly in the warm room"
  16. Come up, of celestial bodies (synset 201974362)
    "The sun also rises"; "The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled..."; "Jupiter ascends"
  17. Return from the dead (synset 200098524)
    "Christ is risen!"; "The dead are to uprise"

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