Examples of riser in a Sentence
The school choir stood on the risers for the concert.
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The crowd’s enthusiasm was understandable, but rigged; the risers had been stacked with diehard Star Wars fans, many in costume, which led to bizarre sights like Daisy Ridley hugging someone in a screen-perfect Rey costume.
People tend to think of late risers as lazy or undisciplined, but our biological clocks are not set on all the same timers.
Thiem, one of the steadiest risers among young tennis players, seemed similarly awed by the crowd support — while acknowledging that the U.S. Open Grandstand was mostly filled with del Potro supporters.
The biggest risers in the world are pacific island nation Vanuatu, jumping 28 places to 157th.
Lush, swelling chords soon emerge but are quickly overlaid by risers by pitch-bending vocals.
After a long drive in a party bus with the Cantina theme playing on repeat—which somehow didn’t dampen the enthusiasm of these Star Wars super-fans—our group was ushered into the risers to watch the cast and crew file into the premiere.
In some hospitals even the ventilation ducts and enclosures for plumbing pipes and risers had windows.
By the start of the fall, the Miami Southridge High School senior possessed a no-doubt 4-star grade from everyone and earned a rightful spot as one of the summer’s biggest risers.
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