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Synonyms for rise

Synonyms for (noun) rise

Synonyms: rise, ascending, ascension, ascent Definition: the act of changing location in an upward direction

Similar words: motion, move, movement Definition: the act of changing location from one place to another Usage: police controlled the motion of the crowd; the movement of people from the farms to the cities; his move put him directly in my path

Synonyms: rise, advance Definition: increase in price or value Usage: the news caused a general advance on the stock market

Similar words: step-up, increase Definition: the act of increasing something Usage: he gave me an increase in salary

Synonyms: rise, rising slope, upgrade Definition: the property possessed by a slope or surface that rises

Similar words: grade Definition: the gradient of a slope or road or other surface Usage: the road had a steep grade

Synonyms: raise, rise, hike, wage hike, wage increase, salary increase Definition: the amount a salary is increased Usage: he got a 3% raise; he got a wage hike

Similar words: increase, increment Definition: the amount by which something increases Usage: they proposed an increase of 15 percent in the fare

Synonyms: hike, rise, cost increase, boost Definition: an increase in cost Usage: they asked for a 10% rise in rates

Similar words: increase, increment Definition: the amount by which something increases Usage: they proposed an increase of 15 percent in the fare

Synonyms: rise Definition: a growth in strength or number or importance

Similar words: growth, emergence, outgrowth Definition: the gradual beginning or coming forth Usage: figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece

Synonyms: procession, rise, emanation Definition: (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost Usage: the emanation of the Holy Spirit; the rising of the Holy Ghost; the doctrine of the procession of the Holy Spirit from the Father and the Son

Similar words: origin, origination, inception Definition: an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events

Synonyms: rise, lift Definition: a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground

Similar words: wave, moving ridge Definition: one of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid (especially across a large body of water)

Synonyms: rise, rising, ascension, ascent Definition: a movement upward Usage: they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon

Similar words: change of location, travel Definition: a movement through space that changes the location of something

Synonyms: ascent, acclivity, climb, upgrade, rise, raise Definition: an upward slope or grade (as in a road) Usage: the car couldn't make it up the rise

Similar words: slope, side, incline Definition: an elevated geological formation Usage: he climbed the steep slope; the house was built on the side of a mountain

Synonyms for (verb) rise

Synonyms: resurrect, rise, uprise Definition: return from the dead Usage: Christ is risen!; The dead are to uprise

Similar words: return Definition: go or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before Usage: return to your native land; the professor returned to his teaching position after serving as Dean

Synonyms: climb, rise, go up Definition: increase in value or to a higher point Usage: prices climbed steeply; the value of our house rose sharply last year

Similar words: grow Definition: become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain Usage: The problem grew too large for me; Her business grew fast

Synonyms: rise, climb up, jump Definition: rise in rank or status Usage: Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list

Similar words: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: heighten, rise Definition: become more extreme Usage: The tension heightened

Similar words: increase Definition: make bigger or more Usage: The boss finally increased her salary; The university increased the number of students it admitted

Synonyms: climb, wax, mount, rise Definition: go up or advance Usage: Sales were climbing after prices were lowered

Similar words: increase Definition: become bigger or greater in amount Usage: The amount of work increased

Synonyms: rise Definition: exert oneself to meet a challenge Usage: rise to a challenge; rise to the occasion

Similar words: tackle, take on, undertake Definition: accept as a challenge Usage: I'll tackle this difficult task

Synonyms: lift, come up, rise, move up, go up, arise, uprise Definition: move upward Usage: The fog lifted; The smoke arose from the forest fire; The mist uprose from the meadows

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: move up, rise, ascend Definition: move to a better position in life or to a better job Usage: She ascended from a life of poverty to one of great

Similar words: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: come up, uprise, rise, ascend Definition: come up, of celestial bodies Usage: The sun also rises; The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled...; Jupiter ascends

Similar words: lift, come up, rise, move up, go up, arise, uprise Definition: move upward Usage: The fog lifted; The smoke arose from the forest fire; The mist uprose from the meadows

Synonyms: prove, rise Definition: increase in volume Usage: the dough rose slowly in the warm room

Similar words: grow Definition: become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain Usage: The problem grew too large for me; Her business grew fast

Synonyms: rise, arise, stand up, get up, uprise Definition: rise to one's feet Usage: The audience got up and applauded

Similar words: change posture Definition: undergo a change in bodily posture

Synonyms: come up, surface, rise, rise up Definition: come to the surface

Similar words: ascend, go up Definition: travel up, "We ascended the mountain" Usage: go up a ladder; The mountaineers slowly ascended the steep slope

Synonyms: rise, rise up, rebel, arise Definition: take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance

Similar words: dissent, resist, protest Definition: express opposition through action or words Usage: dissent to the laws of the country

Synonyms: grow, arise, originate, spring up, develop, uprise, rise Definition: come into existence; take on form or shape Usage: A new religious movement originated in that country; a love that sprang up from friendship; the idea for the book grew out of a short story; An interesting phenomenon uprose

Similar words: become Definition: come into existence Usage: What becomes has duration

Synonyms: lift, rear, rise Definition: rise up Usage: The building rose before them

Similar words: seem, look, appear Definition: give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect Usage: She seems to be sleeping; This appears to be a very difficult problem; This project looks fishy; They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time