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Pronunciation: /raɪz/

Translation of rise in French:


vi (prét rose pp, risen)

  • 2 (get up) [person] se lever to rise from the dead ressusciter to rise to the occasion se montrer à la hauteur
  • 3 [road] monter; [cliff] s'élever
  • 4 [sun, moon] se lever


to give rise to

donner lieu à [rumours]; causer [problem]

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