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
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.
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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
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