rise [n1] increase, improvement acceleration, accession, accretion, addition, advance, advancement, aggrandizement, ascent, augmentation, boost, breakthrough, climb, distention, doubling, enlargement, growth, heightening, hike, increment, inflation, intensification, intensifying, multiplication, piling up, progress, promotion, raise, stacking up, step-up, surge, swell, upgrade, upsurge, upswing, upturn, waxing; concepts 700,780 —Ant. decline, decrease, drop, fall, slump, worsening rise [n2] movement upward; upward slope acclivity, ascension, ascent, climb, elevation, eminence, highland, hillock, incline, lift, mount, rising, rising ground, soaring, surge, towering, upland, upsurge; concepts 166,738,752 —Ant. decline, drop, fall rise [v1] get up; ascend arise, arouse, aspire, awake, be erect, be located, be situated, blast off*, bob up*, climb, come up, get out of bed, get steeper, get to one’s feet*, go uphill, grow, have foundation, levitate, lift, mount, move up, pile out*, push up, reach up, rise and shine*, rise up, rocket, roll out*, rouse, scale, sit up, slope upwards, soar, sprout, stand up, straighten up, surface, surge, surmount, sweep upward, tower, turn out, up*, upspring; concepts 154,166,738 —Ant. descend, lower rise [v2] increase, grow accelerate, add to, advance, aggravate, arise, ascend, augment, billow, build, bulge, climb, deepen, distend, double, enhance, enlarge, expand, go through the roof*, go up, heighten, improve, inflate, intensate, intensify, levitate, lift, magnify, mount, move up, multiply, perk up, pick up, pile up, raise, redouble, rouse, soar, speed up, spread, stack up, swell, take off, upsurge, wax; concepts 700,780 —Ant. decline, decrease, lessen, lower, recede rise [v3] progress in business advance, be elevated, be promoted, better oneself, climb the ladder*, flourish, get on, get somewhere*, go places*, progress, prosper, succeed, thrive, work one’s way up*; concepts 351,704 —Ant. decline, drop, fall, slump rise [v4] become apparent appear, arise, befall, begin, betide, chance, come, crop up, dawn, derive, develop, emanate, emerge, eventuate, fall out*, flare up, flow, go, happen, head, issue, loom, occur, originate, proceed, spring, stem, surface, transpire, turn up*; concepts 4,716 —Ant. decline, recede, regress rise [v5] rebel insurrect, mount, mutiny, resist, revolt, riot, take up arms; concept 106 —Ant. comply, cooperate, give in, go along

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  • Rise — (r[imac]z), v. i. [imp. {Rose} (r[=o]z); p. p. {Risen}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rising}.] [AS. r[=i]san; akin to OS. r[=i]san, D. rijzen, OHG. r[=i]san to rise, fall, Icel. r[=i]sa, Goth. urreisan, G. reise journey. CF. {Arise}, {Raise}, {Rear}, v.] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rise — or RISE may refer to:In music: * Rise (The Answer album), the debut album by Northern Irish rock band The Answer * Rise (Anew Revolution Album), an album by Anew Revolution * Rise (Anoushka Shankar album), an album by Anoushka Shankar * Rise (Bad …   Wikipedia

  • Rise Up — Studioalbum von Cypress Hill Veröffentlichung 16. April 2010 Aufnahme 2005 2009 Label Priority Records Format …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • rise — vb 1 *spring, arise, originate, derive, flow, issue, emanate, proceed, stem Analogous words: *appear, emerge, loom Antonyms: abate (sense 3) Contrasted words: ebb, subside, wane (see ABATE) 2 Rise, arise, ascend, mount, soar, tower, rocket,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Rise Up — may refer to the following: *The popular activist phrase meaning to speak against . * Rise Up (Parachute Club song), 1983 Canadian pop song by Parachute Club * Rise Up (Vanessa Amorosi song), 2001 Australian pop song by Vanessa Amorosi, later… …   Wikipedia

  • rise — [rīz] vi. rose, risen [riz′ən] rising [ME risen < OE risan, akin to OHG risan, ON risa < IE * ereis , extension of base * er , to set in motion, raise > RUN, L oriri, to rise, Gr ornynai, to arouse] I to get up 1. to stand or assume a… …   English World dictionary

  • Rise — Rise, n. 1. The act of rising, or the state of being risen. [1913 Webster] 2. 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. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rise — ► VERB (past rose; past part. risen) 1) come or go up. 2) get up from lying, sitting, or kneeling. 3) increase in number, size, intensity, or quality. 4) (of land) slope upwards. 5) (of the sun, moon, or stars) appear above the horizon …   English terms dictionary

  • Rise — Rise, v. t. [See {Rise}, v. i.] 1. To go up; to ascend; to climb; as, to rise a hill. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. 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 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rise — bezeichnet: Rise (Kopftuch), ein Kleidungsstück Rise Sogn (Aabenraa Kommune), eine Kirchspielsgemeinde im südlichen Dänemark Rise Sogn (Ærø), eine Kirchspielsgemeinde auf der dänischen Insel Ärø Rise: Blood Hunter, ein Horrorfilm Rise Technology …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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