Examples of rising in a Sentence
He was the leader of an armed rising against the elected government.
a great rising of the people was all it took to bring down a regime that imagined that it would endure for a thousand years
Recent Examples of rising from the Web
Instead, the regime hardened its position, fearing a repeat of the anti-Bolshevik risings of the Civil War.
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RISING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rising for English Language Learners
: a violent attempt by a group of people in a country to remove a leader or government
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