on the rise

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Definition of on the rise

1 : increasing in amount, number, level, etc. Prices are on the rise again. The water level in the lake is on the rise.
2 : becoming more successful, popular, etc. an actress whose career is on the rise

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“On the rise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/on%20the%20rise. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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