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To move, or appear to move, physically upwards relative to the ground.
To move upwards.
To grow upward; to attain a certain height.
To slope upward.
1898, (w), ''(w)'', 4|Chapter 4,
- And still the hours passed, and at last I knew by the glimmer of light in the tomb above that the sun had risen again, and a maddening thirst had hold of me. And then I thought of all the barrels piled up in the vault and of the liquor that they held; and stuck not because 'twas spirit, for I would scarce have paused to sate that thirst even with molten lead.
To become erect; to assume an upright position.
To leave one's bed; to up.
*(quote-song)|artist=(w)|passage=Yellow is the colour of my true love's hair,In the morning, when we rise
To be resurrected.
To terminate an official sitting; to adjourn.
(RQ:Macaulay History of England)before the House rose.
To increase in value or standing.
To attain a higher status.
1846, (w), ''The Mission of the Comforter''
- among the rising theologians of Germany
Of a quantity, price, etc., to increase.
(quote-journal)| title=The rise of smart beta| passage=Investors face a quandary. Cash offers a return of virtually zero in many developed countries; government-bond yields may have risen in recent weeks but they are still unattractive. Equities have suffered two big bear markets since 2000 and are wobbling again. It is hardly surprising that pension funds, insurers and endowments are searching for new sources of return.
To become more and more dignified or forcible; to increase in interest or power; said of style, thought, or discourse.
(quote-book)| title=(w)| chapter=8| passage=The humor of my proposition appealed more strongly to Miss Trevor than I had looked for, and from that time forward she became her old self again;(..). Our table in the dining-room became again the abode of scintillating wit and caustic repartee, Farrar bracing up to his old standard, and the demand for seats in the vicinity rose to an animated competition.
To ascend on a musical scale; to take a higher pitch.
''Thus far, my intellect has been able to rise sufficiently to meet every academic challenge that I have encountered.''
''As Patrick continued to goad me, I felt my temper rising towards the limits of my self control.''
- Professor Peter Crome, chair of the audit's steering group, said the report "provides further concrete evidence that the care of patients with dementia in hospital is in need of a radical shake-up". While a few hospitals had risen to the challenge of improving patients' experiences, many have not, he said. The report recommends that all staff receive basic dementia awareness training, and staffing levels should be maintained to help such patients.
To swell or puff up in the process of fermentation; to become light.
To have its source (in a particular place).
1802 December 1, “Interesting description of the Montanna Real”, in ''The Monthly magazine, or, British register'', Number 94 (Number 5 of Volume 14), page 396:
- The majestic Marannon, or Amazon River, rises out of the Lake Launcocha, situated in the province of Tarma, in 10° 14ʹ south latitude, and ten leagues to the north of Pasco.
To become perceptible to the senses, other than sight.
To become agitated, opposed, or hostile; to go to war; to take up arms; to rebel.
To come to mind; to be suggested; to occur.
July 9, 1714, (w), ''The Spectator'' No. 565
- A thought rose in me, which I believe very often perplexes (..)men of contemplative natures.
To go up; to ascend; to climb.
''to rise a hill''
To cause to go up or ascend.
''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''
1882, (w), ''My Watch Below ''
- Until we rose the bark we could not pretend to call it a chase.
To retire; to give up a siege.
- He,(..) rising with small honour from Gunza,(..)was gone.
To come; to offer itself.
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)
The process of or an action or instance of moving upwards or becoming greater.
''The rise of the tide.''
''There was a rise of nearly two degrees since yesterday.''
''Exercise is usually accompanied by a temporary rise in blood pressure.''
The process of or an action or instance of coming to prominence.
''The rise of the working class.''
''The rise of the printing press.''
''The rise of the feminists.''
An increase (in a quantity, price, etc).
''The rise of his pants was so low that his tailbone was exposed.''
An increase in someone's pay rate; a raise (''US'').
''The governor just gave me a rise of two pound six.''
A small hill; ''used chiefly in place names''.
An area of terrain that tends upward away from the viewer, such that it conceals the region behind it; a slope.
1884, (w), ''(w)'', Adventures of Huckleberry Finn/Chapter VII|Chapter VII,
- I went along up the bank with one eye out for pap and t′other one out for what the rise might fetch along.
''I knew that would get a rise out of him.''
''As the rise, i. e. height, of the arch decreases the outward thrust increases.''
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