What does rising mean?

Definitions for rising
ˈraɪ zɪŋris·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rise, rising, ascent, ascensionnoun

    a movement upward

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

  2. rebellion, insurrection, revolt, rising, uprisingadjective

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

  3. risingadjective

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

    "a rising trend"; "a rising market"

  4. acclivitous, rising, uphilladjective

    sloping upward

  5. emerging, risingadjective

    coming to maturity

    "the rising generation"

  6. risingadjective

    newly come into prominence

    "a rising young politician"

Wiktionary

  1. risingnoun

    rebellion

  2. risingadjective

    that which goes up

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rising

    of Rise

  2. Risingadjective

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

  3. Risingadjective

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

  4. Risingadjective

    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. Risingnoun

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

  7. Risingnoun

    that which rises; a tumor; a boil

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Rising

    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

  1. rising

    In heraldry, a term applied to a bird when represented opening his wings as if about to take flight.

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  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

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rising in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rising in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of rising in a Sentence

  1. Yao Guiling:

    The main reason (for rising prices) is there are fewer pigs.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    When the wind stops, kite falls but bird flies; because bird did not borrow the wind when rising!

  3. Yang Quan:

    As long as President Xi Jinping is in power, Yanan's property prices will keep rising.

  4. Sentix Managing Director Patrick Hussy:

    The euro zone economy is booming, but the pace is slowing noticeably, what is true for the euro zone is also visible for the German economy ... Fears are growing that new lockdowns could loom from autumn onwards with rising infection figures, and could once again weigh on the economy.

  5. Ted Cruz:

    I want to ask each of you to imagine, imagine millions of courageous conservatives across America rising up together to say in unison, we demand our liberty.

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