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rises

verb
present tense third-person singular of rise

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number
  • the snow accumulation is rising at an alarming rate

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2 to leave one's bed
  • I generally rise around six and leave for work by seven

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3 to move or extend upward
  • mountains majestically rising towards the sky

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rises

noun
plural of rise

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1 a raising or a state of being raised to a higher rank or position
  • his rapid rise to president of the company

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2 an area of high ground
  • if we can get to the top of that rise, we'll be able to see for miles

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3 an upward slope
  • the rise of the hill was relatively gentle

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5 the act or an instance of rising or climbing up
  • unfortunately, the descent of the balloon was just as swift as its rise

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“Rises.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rises. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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