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rising US English

Going up, increasing, or sloping upward

rise US English

Move from a lower position to a higher one; come or go up

rising in rise US English

Approaching (a specified age)

rising damp US English

Moisture absorbed from the ground into a wall

rising main US English

A vertical pipe that rises from the ground to supply municipal water to a building

rising sign US English

An ascendant sign

rising sun US English

The military badge worn by Australian soldiers during the First World War, with a design featuring a semicircle of blades radiating from a crown

rising trot US English

A style of riding in which a rider rises from the saddle on every second stride of a horse’s trotting pace

Easter Rising US English

The uprising in Dublin and other cities in Ireland against British rule, Easter 1916. It ended with the surrender of the protesters, most of whose leaders were subsequently executed, but was a contributory factor in the establishment of the Irish Free State (1922)

Easter Rising New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

uprising in Ireland against British rule, Easter 1916

heliacal rising US English

The rising of a celestial object at the same time or just before the sun, or its first visible rising after a period of invisibility due to conjunction with the sun. The last setting before such a period is the heliacal setting

self-rising flour US English

Flour that has a leavening agent already added

star US English

An outstandingly good or successful person or thing in a group

Land of the Rising Sun US English

A poetic name for Japan

someone's star is rising US English

Someone is becoming more successful or popular

rise to in rise US English

(Of a person) react with annoyance or argument to (provocation)

rise above in rise US English

Succeed in not being limited or constrained by (a restrictive environment or situation)

someone's star is rising in rise US English

Someone is becoming more successful or popular

rise and shine in rise US English

Get out of bed smartly; wake up

rise and shine US English

Get out of bed smartly; wake up

rise to the bait in bait US English

React to a provocation or temptation exactly as intended

rise to the bait US English

React to a provocation or temptation exactly as intended

rise with the sun in rise US English

Get up early in the morning

rise with the sun US English

Get up early in the morning

rise from the ashes in ash1 US English

Be renewed after destruction

rise from the ashes US English

Be renewed after destruction

rise to the occasion in occasion US English

Perform very well in response to a special situation or event

rise to the occasion US English

Perform very well in response to a special situation or event

rise through the ranks in rank1 US English

(Of a private or a noncommissioned officer) receive a commission

rise through the ranks US English

(Of a private or a noncommissioned officer) receive a commission

rise like a phoenix from the ashes in phoenix US English

Emerge renewed after apparent disaster or destruction

rise like a phoenix from the ashes US English

Emerge renewed after apparent disaster or destruction