Definitions for "Rise"
Keywords:  tread, stair, intrados, chord, vertical
To have a beginning; to proceed; to originate; as, rivers rise in lakes or springs.
Spring; source; origin; as, the rise of a stream.
The spring of a fish to seize food (as a fly) near the surface of the water.
Keywords:  waistband, pant, crotch, waist, seam
The measurement from crotch to waist.
The measurement from the crotch in a pair of pants or shorts to the top of its waistband.
On your child, this is the measurement from the front waist through their legs and back up to their waistline in the back. On the diaper or cover, it is the length from the top of the front of the cover or diaper to the top of the back of the cover or diaper.
Keywords:  upward, ascend, semitone, uprise, slope
To move from a lower position to a higher; to ascend; to mount up. Specifically: -- (a) To go upward by walking, climbing, flying, or any other voluntary motion; as, a bird rises in the air; a fish rises to the bait.
To ascend or float in a fluid, as gases or vapors in air, cork in water, and the like.
To move upward under the influence of a projecting force; as, a bullet rises in the air.
Keywords:  rose, dough, heartened, uprose, elated
To swell or puff up in the process of fermentation; to become light, as dough, and the like.
To become perceptible to other senses than sight; as, a noise rose on the air; odor rises from the flower.
To increase in amount; to enlarge; as, his expenses rose beyond his expectations.
Keywords:  album, alpert, shankar, armer, ravi
Rise was Japanese J-pop girlband, SPEED's second album following their first album, Starting Over. This album was released on April 29, 1998. It contains the singles "Wake Me Up!", "My Graduation" and their all time biggest hit, "White Love".
Rise is an album by Anoushka Shankar released on September 27, 2005. This album was chosen as one of's Top 100 Editor's Picks of 2005 (#82). On previous recordings, she followed in her father's footsteps, Ravi Shankar, by performing relatively traditional, raga-based music.
Rise is the fifth full-length studio album from hardcore punk and reggae pioneers Bad Brains. It is the first Bad Brains album to be released on a major label (Sony Records) and is notable for the absence of two original members: Here, a young Israel Joseph I replaces vocalist H.R. and Cro-Mags drummer Mackie Jayson, who was a session musician on the band's previous album Quickess, replaces drummer Earl Hudson.
To become apparent; to emerge into sight; to come forth; to appear; as, an eruption rises on the skin; the land rises to view to one sailing toward the shore.
To come to mind; to be suggested; to occur.
To come; to offer itself.
To reach a higher level by increase of quantity or bulk; to swell; as, a river rises in its bed; the mercury rises in the thermometer.
To become larger; to swell; -- said of a boil, tumor, and the like.
The distance through which anything rises; as, the rise of the thermometer was ten degrees; the rise of the river was six feet; the rise of an arch or of a step.
In 1972 this radical revolutionary group plotted to kill off most of humanity (later the target was narrowed to the residents of five states around Chicago) to prevent the destruction of nature by using eight microbial pathogens including Salmonella typhi, Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Shigella dysenteriae, and Neisseria meningitidis via BW aerosol attacks to be dispersed by aircraft, as well as contamination of urban water supplies.
To increase in size, force, or value; to proceed toward a climax.
To increase in power or fury; -- said of wind or a storm, and hence, of passion.
To become of higher value; to increase in price.
Rise is a 2006 horror/thriller film directed by Sebastian Gutierrez (Near Dark, The Hunger). It is a Paramount Pictures's film.
To become excited, opposed, or hostile; to go to war; to take up arms; to rebel.
take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
Keywords:  heaved, alps, gabrielle, far, tower
To tower up; to be heaved up; as, the Alps rise far above the sea.
"Rise" is a popular single by Gabrielle. It was her second no.1 single in the UK (and thus far, last).
(theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost; "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"
Keywords:  lifts, greasy, yellowish, sheep, admit
To be lifted, or to admit of being lifted, from the imposing stone without dropping any of the type; -- said of a form.
A sign that sheep are ready for shearing. The previous winter's greasy wool is lifted away from the skin by new wool that is much easier to cut. The Rise is seen as a yellowish line.
a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground
Keywords:  siege, retire
To retire; to give up a siege.
Keywords:  risu, smoothly, gently, elevation, sea
a broad elevation that rises gently, and generally smoothly, from the sea floor RISU
Keywords:  horizon, sun, above, appear, moon
To appear above the horizont, as the sun, moon, stars, and the like.
Appearance above the horizon; as, the rise of the sun or of a planet.
To cause to rise; as, to rise a fish, or cause it to come to the surface of the water; to rise a ship, or bring it above the horizon by approaching it; to raise.
To become erect; to assume an upright position; as, to rise from a chair or from a fall.
To attain to a better social position; to be promoted; to excel; to succeed.
be promoted, move to a better position
Keywords:  stood, louder, higher, pitch, rest
To become louder, or higher in pitch, as the voice.
Land which is somewhat higher than the rest; as, the house stood on a rise of land.
Keywords:  bestseller, novel, jumped, rank, status
rise in rank or status; "Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list"
Keywords:  heightened, tension, extreme
become more extreme; "The tension heightened"
Keywords:  applauded, audience, feet, one
rise to one's feet; "The audience got up and applauded"
exert oneself to meet a challenge; "rise to a challenge"; "rise to the occasion"
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go up or advance; "Sales were climbing after prices were lowered"
The end of business for the House and/or Senate on a legislative day.
Keywords:  senses, figurative
In various figurative senses.
Keywords:  aspect, effect
To have the aspect or the effect of rising.
Keywords:  bed, early, leave, one
To leave one's bed; to arise; as, to rise early.
a growth in strength or number or importance
Keywords:  opposed, low, play, card, high
play a high card as opposed to a low card; go up.
Keywords:  act
The act of rising, or the state of being risen.