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Rise vs. Arise

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  • Rise (verb)

    To move, or appear to move, physically upwards relative to the ground.

  • Rise (verb)

    To move upwards.

    "We watched the balloon rise."

  • Rise (verb)

    To grow upward; to attain a certain height.

    "This elm tree rises to a height of seventy feet."

  • Rise (verb)

    To slope upward.

    "The path rises as you approach the foot of the hill."

  • Rise (verb)

    To appear to move upwards from behind the horizon of a planet as a result of the planet's rotation.

    "The sun was rising in the East."

  • Rise (verb)

    To become erect; to assume an upright position.

    "to rise from a chair or from a fall"

  • Rise (verb)

    To leave one's bed; to get up.

  • Rise (verb)

    To be resurrected.

    "he rose from the grave;"

    "he is risen!"

  • Rise (verb)

    To increase in value or standing.

  • Rise (verb)

    To terminate an official sitting; to adjourn.

    "The committee rose after agreeing to the report."

  • Rise (verb)

    To attain a higher status.

  • Rise (verb)

    Of a quantity, price, etc., to increase.

  • Rise (verb)

    To become more and more dignified or forcible; to increase in interest or power; said of style, thought, or discourse.

    "to rise in force of expression; to rise in eloquence;"

    "a story rises in interest."

  • Rise (verb)

    To begin; to develop.

  • Rise (verb)

    To ascend on a musical scale; to take a higher pitch.

    "to rise a tone or semitone"

  • Rise (verb)

    To develop.

  • Rise (verb)

    To swell or puff up in the process of fermentation; to become light.

    "Has that dough risen yet?"

  • Rise (verb)

    To have its source (in a particular place).

  • Rise (verb)

    To become perceptible to the senses, other than sight.

    "a noise rose on the air;"

    "odour rises from the flower"

  • Rise (verb)

    To become agitated, opposed, or hostile; to go to war; to take up arms; to rebel.

  • Rise (verb)

    To go up; to ascend; to climb.

    "to rise a hill"

  • Rise (verb)

    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"

  • Rise (verb)

    To retire; to give up a siege.

  • Rise (verb)

    To come; to offer itself.

  • Rise (verb)

    To be lifted, or capable of being lifted, from the imposing stone without dropping any of the type; said of a form.

  • Rise (noun)

    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."

  • Rise (noun)

    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."

  • Rise (noun)

    An increase (in a quantity, price, etc).

  • Rise (noun)

    The amount of material extending from waist to crotch in a pair of trousers or shorts.

    "The rise of his pants was so low that his tailbone was exposed."

  • Rise (noun)

    An increase in someone's pay rate; a raise (US).

    "The governor just gave me a rise of two pound six."

  • Rise (noun)

    A small hill; used chiefly in place names.

  • Rise (noun)

    An area of terrain that tends upward away from the viewer, such that it conceals the region behind it; a slope.

  • Rise (noun)

    An angry reaction.

    "I knew that would get a rise out of him."

  • Arise (verb)

    To come up from a lower to a higher position.

    "to arise from a kneeling posture"

  • Arise (verb)

    To come up from one's bed or place of repose; to get up.

    "He arose early in the morning."

  • Arise (verb)

    To spring up; to come into action, being, or notice; to become operative, sensible, or visible; to begin to act a part; to present itself.

    "A cloud arose and covered the sun."

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  • Rise (verb)

    To move from a lower position to a higher; to ascend; to mount up. Specifically: - (a) To go upward by walking, climbing, flying, or any other voluntary motion; as, a bird rises in the air; a fish rises to the bait.

  • Rise (verb)

    To ascend or float in a fluid, as gases or vapors in air, cork in water, and the like.

  • Rise (verb)

    To have the aspect or the effect of rising.

  • Rise (verb)

    To move upward under the influence of a projecting force; as, a bullet rises in the air.

  • Rise (verb)

    To appear above the horizont, as the sun, moon, stars, and the like.

  • Rise (verb)

    To increase in size, force, or value; to proceed toward a climax.

  • Rise (verb)

    To grow upward; to attain a certain height; as, this elm rises to the height of seventy feet.

  • Rise (verb)

    To become apparent; to emerge into sight; to come forth; to appear; as, an eruption rises on the skin; the land rises to view to one sailing toward the shore.

  • Rise (verb)

    To increase in power or fury; - said of wind or a storm, and hence, of passion.

  • Rise (verb)

    In various figurative senses.

  • Rise (verb)

    To reach a higher level by increase of quantity or bulk; to swell; as, a river rises in its bed; the mercury rises in the thermometer.

  • Rise (verb)

    To become perceptible to other senses than sight; as, a noise rose on the air; odor rises from the flower.

  • Rise (verb)

    To become of higher value; to increase in price.

  • Rise (verb)

    To become excited, opposed, or hostile; to go to war; to take up arms; to rebel.

  • Rise (verb)

    To ascend from the grave; to come to life.

  • Rise (verb)

    To become erect; to assume an upright position; as, to rise from a chair or from a fall.

  • Rise (verb)

    To have a beginning; to proceed; to originate; as, rivers rise in lakes or springs.

  • Rise (verb)

    To become larger; to swell; - said of a boil, tumor, and the like.

  • Rise (verb)

    To attain to a better social position; to be promoted; to excel; to succeed.

  • Rise (verb)

    To terminate an official sitting; to adjourn; as, the committee rose after agreeing to the report.

  • Rise (verb)

    To leave one's bed; to arise; as, to rise early.

  • Rise (verb)

    To increase in intensity; - said of heat.

  • Rise (verb)

    To become more and more dignified or forcible; to increase in interest or power; - said of style, thought, or discourse; as, to rise in force of expression; to rise in eloquence; a story rises in interest.

  • Rise (verb)

    To ascend on a musical scale; to take a higher pith; as, to rise a tone or semitone.

  • Rise (verb)

    To tower up; to be heaved up; as, the Alps rise far above the sea.

  • Rise (verb)

    To become louder, or higher in pitch, as the voice.

  • Rise (verb)

    To come to mind; to be suggested; to occur.

  • Rise (verb)

    To be lifted, or to admit of being lifted, from the imposing stone without dropping any of the type; - said of a form.

  • Rise (verb)

    To slope upward; as, a path, a line, or surface rises in this direction.

  • Rise (verb)

    To increase in amount; to enlarge; as, his expenses rose beyond his expectations.

  • Rise (verb)

    To come; to offer itself.

  • Rise (verb)

    To retire; to give up a siege.

  • Rise (verb)

    To swell or puff up in the process of fermentation; to become light, as dough, and the like.

  • Rise (noun)

    The act of rising, or the state of being risen.

  • Rise (noun)

    The distance through which anything rises; as, the rise of the thermometer was ten degrees; the rise of the river was six feet; the rise of an arch or of a step.

  • Rise (noun)

    Land which is somewhat higher than the rest; as, the house stood on a rise of land.

  • Rise (noun)

    Spring; source; origin; as, the rise of a stream.

  • Rise (noun)

    Appearance above the horizon; as, the rise of the sun or of a planet.

  • Rise (noun)

    Increase; advance; augmentation, as of price, value, rank, property, fame, and the like.

  • Rise (noun)

    Increase of sound; a swelling of the voice.

  • Rise (noun)

    Elevation or ascent of the voice; upward change of key; as, a rise of a tone or semitone.

  • Rise (noun)

    The spring of a fish to seize food (as a fly) near the surface of the water.

  • Rise

    To go up; to ascend; to climb; as, to rise a hill.

  • Rise

    To cause to rise; as, 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; to raise.

  • Arise (verb)

    To come up from a lower to a higher position; to come above the horizon; to come up from one's bed or place of repose; to mount; to ascend; to rise; as, to arise from a kneeling posture; a cloud arose; the sun ariseth; he arose early in the morning.

  • Arise (verb)

    To spring up; to come into action, being, or notice; to become operative, sensible, or visible; to begin to act a part; to present itself; as, the waves of the sea arose; a persecution arose; the wrath of the king shall arise.

  • Arise (verb)

    To proceed; to issue; to spring.

  • Arise (noun)

    Rising.

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  • Rise (noun)

    a growth in strength or number or importance

  • Rise (noun)

    the act of changing location in an upward direction

  • Rise (noun)

    an upward slope or grade (as in a road);

    "the car couldn't make it up the rise"

  • Rise (noun)

    a movement upward;

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

  • Rise (noun)

    the amount a salary is increased;

    "he got a 3% raise"

    "he got a wage hike"

  • Rise (noun)

    the property possessed by a slope or surface that rises

  • Rise (noun)

    a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground

  • Rise (noun)

    (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost;

    "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"

  • Rise (noun)

    an increase in cost;

    "they asked for a 10% rise in rates"

  • Rise (noun)

    increase in price or value;

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

  • Rise (verb)

    move upward;

    "The fog lifted"

    "The smoke arose from the forest fire"

    "The mist uprose from the meadows"

  • Rise (verb)

    increase in value or to a higher point;

    "prices climbed steeply"

    "the value of our house rose sharply last year"

  • Rise (verb)

    rise to one's feet;

    "The audience got up and applauded"

  • Rise (verb)

    rise up;

    "The building rose before them"

  • Rise (verb)

    come to the surface

  • Rise (verb)

    become more extreme;

    "The tension heightened"

  • Rise (verb)

    come into existence; take on form or shape;

    "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"

  • Rise (verb)

    be promoted, move to a better position

  • Rise (verb)

    go up or advance;

    "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"

  • Rise (verb)

    get up and out of bed;

    "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"

    "They rose early"

    "He uprose at night"

  • Rise (verb)

    rise in rank or status;

    "Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list"

  • Rise (verb)

    increase in volume;

    "the dough rose slowly in the warm room"

  • Rise (verb)

    become heartened or elated;

    "Her spirits rose when she heard the good news"

  • Rise (verb)

    exert oneself to meet a challenge;

    "rise to a challenge"

    "rise to the occasion"

  • Rise (verb)

    take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance

  • Rise (verb)

    come up, of celestial bodies;

    "The sun also rises"

    "The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled..."

    "Jupiter ascends"

  • Rise (verb)

    return from the dead;

    "Christ is risen!"

    "The dead are to uprise"

  • Arise (verb)

    come into existence; take on form or shape;

    "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"

  • Arise (verb)

    originate or come into being;

    "aquestion arose"

  • Arise (verb)

    rise to one's feet;

    "The audience got up and applauded"

  • Arise (verb)

    occur;

    "A slight unpleasantness arose from this discussion"

  • Arise (verb)

    move upward;

    "The fog lifted"

    "The smoke arose from the forest fire"

    "The mist uprose from the meadows"

  • Arise (verb)

    take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance

  • Arise (verb)

    get up and out of bed;

    "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"

    "They rose early"

    "He uprose at night"

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