Definition of uprise in English:


Syllabification: up·rise
Pronunciation: /ˌəpˈrīz

verb (past uprose; past participle uprisen)

[no object] archaic or • literary
  • Rise to a standing or elevated position: bright and red uprose the morning sun

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody