1. [ verb ] move upward
Synonyms: go_up move_up lift come_up arise uprise

"The fog lifted" "The smoke arose from the forest fire" "The mist uprose from the meadows"

Related terms: descend travel climb soar go_up chandelle scend steam rocket uplift surface elevation
2. [ verb ] increase in value or to a higher point
Synonyms: go_up climb

"prices climbed steeply" "the value of our house rose sharply last year"

Related terms: grow jump advance soar bull climb
3. [ verb ] rise to one's feet
Synonyms: stand_up get_up arise uprise

"The audience got up and applauded"

Related terms: sit_down lie_down change_posture bristle take_the_floor
4. [ verb ] rise up
Synonyms: rear lift

"The building rose before them"

Related terms: look loom upgrade
5. [ noun ] a growth in strength or number or importance
Related terms: fall emergence wave spike crime_wave heighten
6. [ verb ] come to the surface
Synonyms: rise_up come_up surface
Related terms: ascend well emerge bubble_up resurface surface lift surfacing
7. [ verb ] be promoted, move to a better position
Synonyms: move_up
Related terms: change queen
8. [ verb ] get up and out of bed
Synonyms: get_up uprise arise turn_out

"I get up at 7 A.M. every day" "They rose early" "He uprose at night"

Related terms: go_to_bed go_to_bed riser
9. [ verb ] come into existence; take on form or shape
Synonyms: arise develop originate spring_up grow uprise

"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"

Related terms: become come well_up come_forth resurge head develop initiation emergence
10. [ verb ] become more extreme
Synonyms: heighten

"The tension heightened"

Related terms: increase
11. [ verb ] go up or advance
Synonyms: mount climb wax

"Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"

Related terms: wane increase jump advance upgrade climb waxing
12. [ noun ] the act of changing location in an upward direction
Synonyms: ascension ascending ascent
Related terms: motion climb soar levitation heave arise ascend
13. [ verb ] rise in rank or status
Synonyms: jump climb_up

"Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list"

Related terms: change leap
14. [ verb ] become heartened or elated

"Her spirits rose when she heard the good news"

15. [ verb ] exert oneself to meet a challenge

"rise to a challenge" "rise to the occasion"

Related terms: tackle
16. [ verb ] come up, of celestial bodies
Synonyms: ascend uprise come_up

"The sun also rises": "The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled..." "Jupiter ascends"

Related terms: set astronomy
17. [ noun ] (geography) an upward slope or grade (as in a road)
Synonyms: acclivity raise climb upgrade ascent

"the car couldn't make the grade"

Related terms: descent slope uphill climb ascend
18. [ noun ] a movement upward
Synonyms: ascent ascension rising

"they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"

Related terms: fall change_of_location uplifting elevation heave upheaval liftoff climb takeoff rapid_climb ascend
19. [ verb ] (food) increase in volume
Synonyms: prove

"the dough rose slowly in the warm room"

Related terms: grow
20. [ verb ] get up from a sitting or lying position
Synonyms: straighten

"The audience rose when then conductor entered the orchestra pit" "Rise from your chair"

Related terms: sink change_posture rear draw_up scend surface
21. [ noun ] the amount a salary is increased
Synonyms: raise wage_hike salary_increase wage_increase hike

"he got a 3% raise" "he got a wage hike"

Related terms: increase hike
22. [ verb ] take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
Synonyms: rebel rise_up arise
Related terms: protest revolt mutiny rebellion
23. [ verb ] grow in volume, as under the influence of heat or fermentation; of substances
Related terms: expand grow
24. [ noun ] the property possessed by a slope or surface that rises
Synonyms: rising_slope upgrade
Related terms: grade wax
25. [ noun ] an increase in cost
Synonyms: boost cost_increase hike

"they asked for a 10% rise in rates"

Related terms: increase hike
26. [ noun ] (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost
Synonyms: procession emanation

"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"

Related terms: origin theology
27. [ verb ] return from the dead
Synonyms: resurrect uprise

"Christ is risen!" "The dead are to uprise"

Related terms: return resurrect
28. [ noun ] a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
Synonyms: lift
Related terms: wave surface
29. [ noun ] increase in price or value
Synonyms: advance

: "the news caused a general advance on the stock market"

Related terms: increase
Similar spelling:   Riese