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ascension

noun

1 Ascension

Christianity Celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven; observed on the 40th day after Easter.

synonyms: Ascension Day, Ascension of the Lord.

Dutch: Hemelvaartsdag
Polish: Wniebowstąpienie, Wniebowstąpienie Pańskie



2 ascension

A movement upward.

synonyms: ascent, rise, rising.

Roget 305: ascent, ascension; rising etc. 309; acclivity, hill etc. 217; flight of steps, flight of stairs; ladder rocket, lark; sky rocket, ... show more

Dutch: Hemelvaart, hemelvaart

3 Ascension

New Testament The rising of the body of Jesus into heaven on the 40th day after his Resurrection.

synonym: Ascension of Christ.

Dutch: hemelvaart, Hemelvaart
Polish: wniebowstąpienie

4 ascension

astronomy The rising of a star above the horizon.

5 ascension

The act of changing location in an upward direction.

synonyms: ascending, ascent, rise.

Dutch: beklimming, bestijging, Hemelvaart, hemelvaart, opklimming, opkomst, opstijgen, stijging


Moby thesaurus: anabasis, apotheosis, ascent, assumption, clamber, climb, climbing, elevation, escalade, fountain, gathering, gush, gyring up, increase, jet, jump, leap, levitation, mount, mounting ... show more.

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