A growth in strength or number or importance.
The act of changing location in an upward direction.
Dutch: beklimming, bestijging, Hemelvaart, hemelvaart, opklimming, opkomst, opstijgen, stijging
An upward slope or grade (as in a road):
— The car couldn't make it up the rise.
Dutch: helling, klim
A movement upward:
— They cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon.
Dutch: Hemelvaart, hemelvaart
The amount a salary is increased.
Dutch: loonsverhoging, opslag, salarisverhoging
The property possessed by a slope or surface that rises.
A wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground.
An increase in cost:
— They asked for a 10% rise in rates.
Dutch: kostentoename, prijsstijging
Increase in price or value.
Dutch: opvoering, verhoging
Dutch: omhoogkomen, opkomen, optrekken
Come into existence; take on form or shape.
Dutch: komen, ontspinnen, ontspringen, ontspruiten, stammen, teruggaan, voortkomen, voortspruiten, wortelen
Go up or advance.
Become more extreme.
Become heartened or elated.
Exert oneself to meet a challenge.
Take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance.
Roget 742: disobey, violate, infringe; shirk; set at defiance etc. (defy) 715; set authority at naught, run riot, fly in the face of; take the law into one's own hands; kick over the traces. turn restive, ... show more
Dutch: opstaan, rebelleren, revolteren
Increase in volume.
Come up, of celestial bodies:
— The sun also rises.
Return from the dead:
— Christ is risen!.
— The dead are to uprise.
Dutch: hergebruiken, herrijzen
Moby thesaurus: Great Leap Forward, Olympian heights, abruptness, access, accession, acclivity, accomplishment, accretion, accrual, accrue, accrue from, accruement, accumulate, accumulation, achieve success, acme, action and reaction, activate, addition, advance ... show more.
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