Definitions for risingˈraɪ zɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ris•ingˈraɪ zɪŋ(adj.)

  1. advancing, ascending, or mounting.

  2. growing or advancing to adult years:

    the rising generation.

  3. (adv.)somewhat more than:

    The crop came to rising 6000 bushels.

    Category: Informal

  4. in approach of; almost:

    a lad rising sixteen.

    Category: Informal

  5. (n.)the act of a person or thing that rises.

  6. a rebellion; uprising.

  7. a projection or prominence.

  8. a stringer supporting the thwarts of an open boat.

Origin of rising:

1150–1200

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rise, rising, ascent, ascension(noun)

    a movement upward

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

  2. rebellion, insurrection, revolt, rising, uprising(adj)

    organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another

  3. rising(adj)

    advancing or becoming higher or greater in degree or value or status

    "a rising trend"; "a rising market"

  4. acclivitous, rising, uphill(adj)

    sloping upward

  5. emerging, rising(adj)

    coming to maturity

    "the rising generation"

  6. rising(adj)

    newly come into prominence

    "a rising young politician"

Wiktionary

  1. rising(Noun)

    rebellion

  2. rising(Adjective)

    that which goes up

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rising

    of Rise

  2. Rising(adj)

    attaining a higher place; taking, or moving in, an upward direction; appearing above the horizon; ascending; as, the rising moon

  3. Rising(adj)

    increasing in wealth, power, or distinction; as, a rising state; a rising character

  4. Rising(adj)

    growing; advancing to adult years and to the state of active life; as, the rising generation

  5. Rising

    more than; exceeding; upwards of; as, a horse rising six years of age

  6. Rising(noun)

    the act of one who, or that which, rises (in any sense)

  7. Rising(noun)

    that which rises; a tumor; a boil

Freebase

  1. Rising, Part 1

    A new Stargate team embarks on a dangerous mission to a distant galaxy, where they discover a mythical lost city -- and a deadly new enemy.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rising' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2801

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'rising' in Adjectives Frequency: #975


Translations for rising

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

rising(noun)

the act or rising

the rising of the sun.

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