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arise

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1 to leave oneʼs bed

  • the travelers arose before dawn and were on their way as the sun came up
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2 to come to one's attention especially gradually or unexpectedly

  • note in your report any problems that arise while you are conducting the experiment
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3 to come into existence

  • it is not known exactly how mammals arose, but scientists date the earliest mammals to the Triassic period
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4 to move or extend upward

  • slowly the hot-air balloon arose, and the round-the-world flight was begun
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spring, arise, rise, originate, derive, flow, issue, emanate, proceed, stem mean to come up or out of something into existence. spring implies rapid or sudden emerging.
    • an idea that springs to mind
arise and rise may both convey the fact of coming into existence or notice but rise often stresses gradual growth or ascent.
    • new questions have arisen
    • slowly rose to prominence
originate implies a definite source or starting point.
    • the fire originated in the basement
derive implies a prior existence in another form.
    • the holiday derives from an ancient Roman feast
flow adds to spring a suggestion of abundance or ease of inception.
    • words flowed easily from her pen
issue suggests emerging from confinement through an outlet.
    • blood issued from the cut
emanate applies to the coming of something immaterial (such as a thought) from a source.
    • reports emanating from the capital
proceed stresses place of origin, derivation, parentage, or logical cause.
    • advice that proceeds from the best of intentions
stem implies originating by dividing or branching off from something as an outgrowth or subordinate development.
    • industries stemming from space research


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