Synonyms for (verb) rise up

Synonyms: rear, rise up

Definition: stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds

Usage: The horse reared in terror

Similar words: straighten

Definition: get up from a sitting or slouching position

Usage: The students straightened when the teacher entered


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