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uprise

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of uprise

  1. an upward slope <the sharp uprise leading up to the fortress would make an assault extremely difficult> Synonyms acclivity, hill, rise, upgrade, uphill, ascentRelated Words cant, diagonal, glacis, grade, gradient, inclination, incline, lean, pitch, rake, tilt; climb, hump, mound, ridge, swellNear Antonyms basin, depression, hollowAntonyms declension, decline, declivity, descent, dip, downgrade, downhill, drop-off, fall, hang, hanging




uprise

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of uprise

  1. 1 to leave one's bed <uprise! we have lots of work to do today!> Synonyms get up, rise, roll out, turn out, ariseRelated Words arouse, awake, awaken, bestir, stir, wakeNear Antonyms catnap, doze, drop off, lie up, nap, nod, rest, sleep, slumber, snooze; bunk, perch, roost, settle; couch, doss (down) [chiefly British], flop (down), lie (down), reclineAntonyms bed (down), retire, turn in

  2. 2 to move or extend upward <as we went from the coast into the state's interior, the land gradually began uprising and eventually we were on mountainous terrain> Synonyms arise, aspire, climb, lift, mount, rise, soar, thrust, up, ascend, upthrust, upturnRelated Words surge, tower; boost, elevate, raise, upheave, uplift, upraise; balloon, blast off, take off, zoom; crest, scale, surmount, top; cant, incline, lean, list, recline, slant, slope, tilt, tipNear Antonyms dive, nose-dive, plummet, sink, slideAntonyms decline, descend, dip, drop, fall (off), plunge




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