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ascend

Synonyms of ascend in English:

verb

  • 1 ascending the stairs we watched the missiles ascend
    climb, go up/upward, move up/upward, rise (up), clamber (up);
    mount, scale, conquer;
    take to the air, take off;
    rocket
    [Antonyms] descend
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