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.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
In heraldry, a term applied to a bird when represented opening his wings as if about to take flight.
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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
We subscribe to the theory that a rising tide lifts all boats.
At a time when scientists are queuing up to warn about terrifying consequences if emissions keep rising, and school children are taking to the streets in their millions, what we have here in Madrid is a betrayal of people across the world.
Our understanding is that these islands are formed as sea level falls, sea levels are rising right now so the fundamental basis for forming these islands no longer exists.
You are seeing strong durable goods sales. You are seeing housing now contributing to growth for the first time in a while. And you are seeing retail sales, more broadly, monetary policy is also supporting household spending and home buying by keeping the labor market strong, keeping workers incomes rising, and keeping consumer confidence at high levels.
A North Korean missile with a nuclear payload capable of striking an American city is no longer a distant hypothetical, but an imminent danger -- one that poses a real and rising risk of conflict.
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