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rising sign Line breaks: ris¦ing sign

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Definition of rising sign in English:


An ascendant sign.
Example sentences
  • Scorpio is the worst rising sign as it impedes and diminishes the relationship as well as being an indicator that there is falsity and deception involved.
  • When I read your letter I immediately thought that you must have Leo prominent in your chart, and sure enough, proud and generous Leo is your rising sign.
  • In my case, my rising sign goes from Libra to Virgo.

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