from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- intransitive verb To get up or stand up; rise.
- intransitive verb To go, move, or incline upward; ascend.
- intransitive verb To rise into view, especially from below the horizon.
- intransitive verb To increase in pitch or volume; swell.
- noun The act or process of rising.
- noun An upward slope; an ascent.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To rise up, as from bed or from a seat; get up; rise.
- To ascend, as above the horizon: literally or figuratively.
- To ascend, as a hill; slope upward. Tennyson, Vision of Sin, v.
- To swell; well up; rise in waves.
- To spring up; come into being or perception; be made or caused.
- noun Uprising.
- noun An increase in size; a swelling; a protuberance.
- noun Rise; development; advance; augmentation, as of price or value.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun rare The act of rising; appearance above the horizon; rising.
- intransitive verb To rise; to get up; to appear from below the horizon.
- intransitive verb To have an upward direction or inclination.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun The act of rising; appearance above the horizon; rising.
- verb archaic To
rise; to get up; to appear from below the horizon.
- verb archaic To have an upward direction or inclination
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- verb move upward
- verb come up, of celestial bodies
- verb ascend as a sound
- verb return from the dead
- verb come into existence; take on form or shape
- verb rise up as in fear
- verb rise to one's feet
- verb get up and out of bed
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Can someone explain the "uprise" sign on the front?
But, I'm really coming out of the "lurk zone" because I'm hoping somebody has an explanation for the "uprise" sign on the side of the tub.
The uprise of the French Revolution took place and the French monarchy was put to an end.
Assumingly stemming from this here specific move, we all will see the uprise of some - yet - unknown political party, for/against the European Union, incl. those Scy cultists, right across the street.
America will uprise against Obama and those leading our Country to Socialism by the masses!
I can not understand why our government sends millions-billions of $$ to other countries each year from our taxes yet when it comes to the citizens of the US there is always a GOP uprise ...
And with the immense serious side effects possible, additional insured treatments will be on the uprise!
Meanwhile a new Indigenous uprise started today at the Andean region of Andahuaylas.
At worst case, we are talking about 1.5 mm/year, which is 10 times less than annual tectonic uprise in many places.
Assumingly stemming from this here specific move, we all will see the uprise of some -yet- unknown political party, for/ against the European Union, incl. those Scy cultists, right across the street.