|1.||[ verb ] move upward|
|Synonyms:||rise move_up come_up lift arise uprise|
"The fog lifted" "The smoke arose from the forest fire" "The mist uprose from the meadows"
|Related terms:||descend travel climb soar scend rise chandelle steam rocket uplift surface elevation rise|
|2.||[ verb ] increase in value or to a higher point|
"prices climbed steeply" "the value of our house rose sharply last year"
|Related terms:||grow jump advance soar bull climb|
|3.||[ verb ] move towards|
|Synonyms:||approach near come_on draw_near come_near draw_close|
"We were approaching our destination" "They are drawing near" "The enemy army came nearer and nearer"
|Related terms:||come close bear_down_on push edge_in drive_up approach approach advance|
|4.||[ verb ] be erected, built, or constructed|
"New buildings are going up everywhere"
|5.||[ verb ] go upward with gradual or continuous progress|
|Synonyms:||climb mount climb_up|
"Did you ever climb up the hill behind your house?"
|Related terms:||rise ramp scale mountaineer escalade ride twine alight hop_on ascent climb climb climber climber crampon|
|6.||[ verb ] burn completely; be consumed or destroyed by fire|
"The hut burned down" "The mountain of paper went up in flames"
|Related terms:||burn incinerate|
|7.||[ verb ] travel up, "We ascended the mountain"|
"go up a ladder" "The mountaineers slowly ascended the steep slope"
|Related terms:||descend travel surface uprise rise rise ascender|