Definitions for risingˈraɪ zɪŋ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
advancing, ascending, or mounting.
growing or advancing to adult years:
the rising generation.
(adv.)somewhat more than:
The crop came to rising 6000 bushels.
in approach of; almost:
a lad rising sixteen.
(n.)the act of a person or thing that rises.
a rebellion; uprising.
a projection or prominence.
a stringer supporting the thwarts of an open boat.
Origin of rising:
rise, rising, ascent, ascension(noun)
a movement upward
"they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
rebellion, insurrection, revolt, rising, uprising(adj)
organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another
advancing or becoming higher or greater in degree or value or status
"a rising trend"; "a rising market"
acclivitous, rising, uphill(adj)
coming to maturity
"the rising generation"
newly come into prominence
"a rising young politician"
that which goes up
attaining a higher place; taking, or moving in, an upward direction; appearing above the horizon; ascending; as, the rising moon
increasing in wealth, power, or distinction; as, a rising state; a rising character
growing; advancing to adult years and to the state of active life; as, the rising generation
more than; exceeding; upwards of; as, a horse rising six years of age
the act of one who, or that which, rises (in any sense)
that which rises; a tumor; a boil
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'rising' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2801
Rank popularity for the word 'rising' in Adjectives Frequency: #975
Translations for rising
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the act or rising
the rising of the sun.
- شُروق، بُزوغArabic
- nascimentoPortuguese (BR)
- východ; stoupáníCzech
- das SteigenGerman
- विकास, उन्नतिHindi
- felkelés (napé)Hungarian
- upprás, uppkomaIcelandic
- il sorgereItalian
- (iš)kilimas, (pa)tekėjimasLithuanian
- stigning, oppgangNorwegian
- wschodzenie, wznoszeniePolish
- طلوع، راختلPashto
- răsărit; ridicareRomanian
- východ; stúpanieSlovak
- yükselme, doğmaTurkish
- 昇起Chinese (Trad.)
- sự mọc lên; sự tăng lênVietnamese
- 升起Chinese (Simp.)
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