HyperDic: rise

English > 27 senses of the word rise:
VERBmotionrise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprisemove upward
changerise, go up, climbincrease / increase in value or to a higher point
motionrise, arise, uprise, get up, stand uprise to one's feet
stativerise, lift, rearrise up
motionrise, surface, come up, rise upcome to the surface
stativerise, originate, arise, develop, uprise, spring up, growcome into existence
motionrise, ascend, move upmove to a better position in life or to a better job
changerise, wax, mount, climbgo up or advance
changerise, heightenbecome more extreme / extreme
bodyrise, get up, turn out, arise, upriseget ... / get up and out of bed
changerise, jump, climb uprise in rank or status
emotionrisebecome heartened or elated
competitionriseexert oneself to meet a challenge
socialrise, rebel, arise, rise uptake part in a rebellion
motionrise, proveincrease / increase in volume
motionrise, come up, uprise, ascendcome up, of celestial bodies
bodyrise, resurrect, uprisereturn from the dead
NOUNeventrisea growth in strength or number or importance
actrise, ascent, ascension, ascendingthe act of changing location in an upward direction
objectrise, ascent, acclivity, raise, climb, upgradean upward slope or grade (as in a road)
eventrise, rising, ascent, ascensiona movement upward
attributerise, raise, wage hike, hike, wage increase, salary increasethe amount a salary is increased
attributerise, upgrade, rising slopethe property possessed by a slope or surface that rises
eventrise, lifta wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
eventrise, emanation, procession(theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost
attributerise, boost, hike, cost increasean increase / increase / increase / increase / increase in cost
actrise, advanceincrease / increase / increase / increase / increase in price or value
rise > pronunciation
Soundsray'z
Rhymesactualize ... womanize: 266 rhymes with ayz...
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 1, event
MeaningA growth in strength or number or importance.
Narrowercrime waveA sudden rise in the crime rate
spikeA sharp rise followed by a sharp decline
waveSomething that rises rapidly
Broaderemergence, outgrowth, growthThe gradual beginning or coming forth
Oppositefall, downfallA sudden decline in strength or number or importance
Spanishaumento, subida
Catalanaugment, pujada
Verbsrisebecome more extreme / extreme
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe act of changing location in an upward direction.
Synonymsascent, ascension, ascending
Narrowerclimb, mountThe act of climbing something
heave, heavingThe act of lifting something with great effort
levitationThe act of raising (a body) from the ground by presumably spiritualistic means
soar, zoomThe act of rising upward into the air
Broadermotion, movement, moveThe act of changing location from one place to another
Spanishalza, ascensión, ascenso, subida
Catalanascensió, ascens, pujada
Verbsriseget ... / get up and out of bed
risemove upward
riserise to one's feet
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 3, object
MeaningAn upward slope or grade (as in a road).
Example"the car couldn't make it up the rise"
Synonymsascent, acclivity, raise, climb, upgrade
NarroweruphillThe upward slope of a hill
Broaderslope, incline, sideAn elevated geological formation
Oppositedescent, declivity, fall, decline, declination, declension, downslopeA downward slope or bend
Spanishascenso, cuesta, subida
Catalanascensió, costa, pujada
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 4, event
MeaningA movement upward.
Example"they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
Synonymsrising, ascent, ascension
Narrowerclimb, climbing, mountingAn event that involves rising to a higher point / point (as in altitude or temperature or intensity etc.)
elevation, lift, raisingThe event of something being raised upward
heave, heavingAn upward movement (especially a rhythmical rising and falling)
liftoffThe initial ascent of a rocket from its launching pad
rapid climb, rapid growth, zoomA rapid rise
takeoffThe initial ascent of an airplane as it becomes airborne
upheaval, uplift, upthrow, upthrust(geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation (as in the process of mountain building)
upliftingThe rise of something
Broaderchange of location, travelA movement through space that changes the location of something
OppositefallA movement downward
Spanishascensión, ascenso, subida
Catalanascens, pujada
Verbsrisemove upward
risecome up, of celestial bodies
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 5, attribute
MeaningThe amount a salary is increased.
Synonymsraise, wage hike, hike, wage increase, salary increase
Broaderincrease, incrementThe amount by which something increases / increases
Spanishaumento
Catalanaugment
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 6, attribute
MeaningThe property possessed by a slope or surface that rises.
Synonymsupgrade, rising slope
BroadergradeThe gradient of a slope or road or other surface
Verbsrisego up or advance
riserise up
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 7, event
MeaningA wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground.
Synonymlift
Broaderwave, moving ridgeOne of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid / liquid (especially across a large body of water)
Spanishcrecida
Verbsrisecome to the surface
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 8, event
Meaning(theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.
Synonymsemanation, procession
Categorytheology, theological systemA particular system or school of religious beliefs and teachings
Broaderorigin, origination, inceptionAn event that is a beginning
Spanishefusión, origen, procesión
Verbsrisereturn from the dead
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 9, attribute
MeaningAn increase / increase / increase / increase / increase in cost.
Example"they asked for a 10% rise in rates"
Synonymsboost, hike, cost increase
Broaderincrease, incrementThe amount by which something increases / increases
Spanishaumento, incremento
Catalanaugment, increment
English > rise: 27 senses > noun 10, act
Meaningincrease / increase / increase / increase / increase in price or value.
Synonymadvance
Broaderincrease, step-upThe act of increasing / increasing something
Spanishalza, aumento, subida
Catalanpujada
Verbsriseincrease / increase in value or to a higher point
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningMove upward.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymslift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise
Caused bylift, raiseMove upwards
raise, lift, elevate, get up, bring upRaise from a lower to a higher position
Entailed bylevitate, hoverBe suspended in the air, as if in defiance of gravity
top out, peakTo reach the highest point
NarrowerbubbleRise in bubbles or as if in bubbles
chandelleclimb suddenly and steeply
climb, climb up, mount, go upgo upward with gradual or continuous progress
go upBe erected, built, or constructed
rise, come up, uprise, ascendcome up, of celestial bodies
rocket, skyrocketShoot up abruptly, like a rocket
scend, surgeRise or heave upward under the influence of a natural force such as a wave
soar, soar up, soar upwards, surge, zoomRise rapidly
steamRise as vapor
upliftlift up from the earth, as by geologic forces
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
See alsorise upcome to the surface
Oppositedescend, fall, go down, come downMove downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way
Spanishascender, elevarse, subir
Catalanaixecar-se, aixecar, alçar-se, alçar, ascendir, elevar-se, elevar, pujar
Nounsrisethe act of changing location in an upward direction
rise, risinga movement upward
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningincrease / increase in value or to a higher point.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe stock market is going to rise
Synonymsgo up, climb
NarrowerbullAdvance in price / price / price
soarGo or move upward
BroadergrowBecome larger / larger, greater, or bigger
Spanishascender, subir
Catalanascendir, pujar
Nounsriseincrease / increase / increase / increase / increase in price or value
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 3, motion
MeaningRise to one's feet.
PatternSomebody ----s
ModelSam and Sue rise
Synonymsarise, uprise, get up, stand up
Entailed bystand, stand upBe standing
Narrowertake the floorstand up to dance
Broaderchange postureUndergo a change in bodily posture
Oppositelie down, lieassume a reclining position
sit down, sitTake a seat / seat / seat
Spanishalzarse, erguirse, levantarse
Catalanaixecar-se, alçar-se, posar-se dret
Nounsrisethe act of changing location in an upward direction
risera person who rises (especially from bed)
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 4, stative
MeaningRise up.
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Synonymslift, rear
Narrowerloom, tower, predominate, hulkAppear very large or occupy a commanding position
Broaderlook, appear, seemGive a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect
Spanishalzarse, erguirse
Catalanaixecar-se, alçar-se, dreçar-se
Nounsrisethe property possessed by a slope or surface that rises
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 5, motion
MeaningCome to the surface.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymssurface, come up, rise up
Narrowerbubble up, intumesceMove upwards in bubbles, as from the effect of heating
emergeCome up to the surface of or rise
resurfacereappear on the surface
well, swellcome up, as of a liquid
Broaderascend, go upTravel up, "We ascended the mountain"
Catalansalir
Nounsrisea wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 6, stative
MeaningCome into existence; take on form or shape.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymsoriginate, arise, develop, uprise, spring up, grow
Narrowercome, followTo be the product / product or result
come forth, emergehappen / happen / happen or occur as a result of something
headTake its rise
resurgeRise again
well up, swellcome up (as of feelings and thoughts, or other ephemeral things)
BroaderbecomeCome into existence
Similar todevelopBe gradually disclosed or unfolded
Spanishcultivar, derivar, desarrollarse, elaborar, elevar, originarse, originar, producirse, surgir
Catalancultivar, derivar, desenvolupar-se, elaborar, elevar, originar-se, originar, produir-se
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 7, motion
MeaningMove to a better position in life or to a better job.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s; Something is ----ing PP; Somebody ----s PP
ModelSam and Sue rise
Synonymsascend, move up
BroaderchangeUndergo a change
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 8, change
Meaninggo up or advance.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymswax, mount, climb
Narroweradvance, gainRise in rate or price / price
jumpincrease / increase suddenly and significantly
BroaderincreaseBecome bigger or greater in amount
OppositewaneBecome smaller
Spanishescalar, subir
Catalanescalar
Nounsrisethe property possessed by a slope or surface that rises
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 9, change
MeaningBecome more extreme / extreme.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymheighten
Broaderincreasemake bigger or more
Spanishaumentar, intensificar
Catalanaugmentar, intensificar, pujar
Nounsrisea growth in strength or number or importance
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 10, body
Meaningget ... / get up and out of bed.
PatternSomebody ----s
ModelSam and Sue rise
Synonymsget up, turn out, arise, uprise
Oppositego to bed, turn in, bed, crawl in, kip down, hit the hay, hit the sack, sack out, go to sleep, retirePrepare for sleep
Spanishaparecer, despertarse, levantarse
Catalanaixecar-se, despertar-se, sortir del llit
Nounsrisethe act of changing location in an upward direction
risera person who rises (especially from bed)
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 11, change
MeaningRise in rank or status.
PatternSomething ----s; Something is ----ing PP
Synonymsjump, climb up
BroaderchangeUndergo a change
Spanishascender, escalar, subir
Catalanescalar, pujar
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 12, emotion
MeaningBecome heartened or elated.
PatternSomething ----s
Spanishcrecerse, levantar el ánimo
Catalanenaltir-se
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 13, competition
MeaningExert oneself to meet a challenge.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Examples
  • "rise to a challenge"
  • "rise to the occasion"
Broaderundertake, tackle, take onAccept as a challenge
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 14, social
Meaningtake part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
ModelThey rise
Synonymsrebel, arise, rise up
NarrowermutinyEngage in a mutiny against an authority
revoltmake revolution
Broaderprotest, resist, dissentExpress opposition through action or words / words
Spanishalzarse, manifestar, rebelarse
Catalanaixecar-se, manifestar, rebel·lar-se
Nounsrisingorganized opposition to authority
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 15, motion
Meaningincrease / increase in volume.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymprove
Caused byraise, leaven, proveCause to puff up with a leaven
BroadergrowBecome larger / larger, greater, or bigger
Spanishaumentar, incrementar, subir
Catalanincrementar-se, incrementar, pujar
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 16, motion
Meaningcome up, of celestial bodies.
PatternSomething ----s
ModelThe moon will soon rise
Example"The sun also rises"
Synonymscome up, uprise, ascend
Categoryastronomy, uranologyThe branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole
Broaderrise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, upriseMove upward
Oppositeset, go down, go underdisappear beyond the horizon
Spanishaparecer, ascender, elevarse, nacer, salir, subir
Catalanascendir, néixer
Nounsrisea movement upward
English > rise: 27 senses > verb 17, body
MeaningReturn from the dead.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Examples
  • "Christ is risen!"
  • "The dead are to uprise"
Synonymsresurrect, uprise
BroaderreturnGo or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before
Similar toresurrect, raise, upraiseCause to become alive again
Spanishlevantarse, resucitar
Catalanressuscitar
Nounsrise(theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost

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