Definitions for Rising
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Rising.
rise, rising, ascent, ascensionnoun
a movement upward
"they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
rebellion, insurrection, revolt, rising, uprisingadjective
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, uphilladjective
coming to maturity
"the rising generation"
newly come into prominence
"a rising young politician"
that which goes up
"The Rising is the title track on Bruce Springsteens 12th studio album The Rising, and was released as a single in 2002. Springsteen wrote the song in reaction to the September 11, 2001 attacks on New York City. It gained critical praise and earned Grammy Awards for Best Rock Song and Best Male Rock Vocal Performance, as well as a nomination for Song of the Year. Rolling Stone named it the 35th best song of the decade, and VH1 placed it 81st on its list of the "100 Greatest Songs of the '00s".
Rising generally refers to the upward movement or increase in something, such as the elevation, level, quantity, or value of a particular object, phenomenon, or concept. It implies a progression towards a higher position or status.
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
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
rī′zing, n. act of rising: a revolt: resurrection: the quantity of dough set to rise at one time: (B.) a tumour.—adj. increasing in importance: advancing: approaching a specified amount, as rising three years old.—ns. Rī′sing-lark, the skylark; Rī′sing-line, a line drawn to determine the sweep of the floor-heads throughout the ship's length; Rī′sing-main, the column of pumps in a mine through which water is lifted to the surface; Rī′sing-seat, in a Friends' meeting, that occupied by ministers and elders.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
In heraldry, a term applied to a bird when represented opening his wings as if about to take flight.
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Rising is ranked #14669 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Rising surname appeared 2,027 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Rising.
90.5% or 1,835 total occurrences were White.
3.1% or 63 total occurrences were Black.
3.1% or 63 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
1.7% or 36 total occurrences were of two or more races.
0.7% or 16 total occurrences were Asian.
0.6% or 14 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Rising' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2801
Rank popularity for the word 'Rising' in Adjectives Frequency: #975
The numerical value of Rising in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Rising in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Our greatest glory was not in never falling, but in rising when we fell.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
I think DoubleLine is well positioned for rising rates because they tend to have a low duration approach, but equities tend to do better than fixed income in a rising rate environment.
I see America, not in the setting sun of a black night of despair ahead of us, I see America in the crimson light of a rising sun fresh from the burning, creative hand of God. I see great days ahead, great days possible to men and women of will and vision.
Africa is one of the fastest growing regions in terms of middle class, it's due to a mix of rising incomes, rising population but also growth slowing in other emerging markets.
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