Definitions for ascent

Definitions for (noun) ascent

Main entry: rise, ascending, ascension, ascent

Definition: the act of changing location in an upward direction

Main entry: rise, rising, ascension, ascent

Definition: a movement upward

Usage: they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon

Main entry: 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

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