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uprise

noun

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an upward slope
  • the sharp uprise leading up to the fortress would make an assault extremely difficult

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uprise

verb

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1 to leave one's bed
  • uprise! we have lots of work to do today!

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2 to move or extend upward
  • as we went from the coast into the state's interior, the land gradually began uprising and eventually we were on mountainous terrain

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“Uprise.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/uprise. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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