What is rise?

  • (noun): Increase in price or value.
    Synonyms: advance
    See also — Additional definitions below

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More definitions of "rise":

  • (noun): (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.
    Example: "The rising of the Holy Ghost"
    Synonyms: emanation, procession
  • (noun): An increase in cost.
    Example: "They asked for a 10% rise in rates"
    Synonyms: boost, hike, cost increase
  • (verb): Take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance.
    Synonyms: rebel, arise, rise up
  • (noun): A wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground.
    Synonyms: lift
  • (noun): A growth in strength or number or importance.
  • (verb): Become more extreme.
    Synonyms: heighten
  • (verb): Be promoted, move to a better position.
    Synonyms: move up
  • (verb): Increase in value or to a higher point.
    Synonyms: go up, climb
  • (verb): Exert oneself to meet a challenge.
    Example: "Rise to a challenge"; "rise to the occasion"
  • (noun): A movement upward.
    Example: "They cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
    Synonyms: rising, ascent, ascension
  • (verb): Become heartened or elated.
    Example: "Her spirits rose when she heard the good news"
  • (verb): Increase in volume.
    Synonyms: prove
  • (noun): The property possessed by a slope or surface that rises.
    Synonyms: upgrade, rising slope

Famous quotes containing the word rise:

    May not the complaint, that common people are above their station, often take its rise in the fact of uncommon people being below theirs?
    Charles Dickens (1812–1870)

    For the nation’s rise and fall every citizen has a responsibility.
    Chinese proverb.

    In man, the shedding of blood is always associated with injury, disease, or death. Only the female half of humanity was seen to have the magical ability to bleed profusely and still rise phoenix-like each month from the gore.
    Estelle R. Ramey (b. 1917)