Rise
Rise Rise, v. t. [See {Rise}, v. i.] 1. To go up; to ascend; to climb; as, to rise a hill. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

2. To cause to rise; as, to rise a fish, or cause it to come to the surface of the water; to rise a ship, or bring it above the horizon by approaching it; to raise.

Until we rose the bark we could not pretend to call it a chase. --W. C. Russell. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


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  • Rise — (r[imac]z), v. i. [imp. {Rose} (r[=o]z); p. p. {Risen}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rising}.] [AS. r[=i]san; akin to OS. r[=i]san, D. rijzen, OHG. r[=i]san to rise, fall, Icel. r[=i]sa, Goth. urreisan, G. reise journey. CF. {Arise}, {Raise}, {Rear}, v.] 1.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rise — vb 1 *spring, arise, originate, derive, flow, issue, emanate, proceed, stem Analogous words: *appear, emerge, loom Antonyms: abate (sense 3) Contrasted words: ebb, subside, wane (see ABATE) 2 Rise, arise, ascend, mount, soar, tower, rocket,… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • rise — [rīz] vi. rose, risen [riz′ən] rising [ME risen < OE risan, akin to OHG risan, ON risa < IE * ereis , extension of base * er , to set in motion, raise > RUN, L oriri, to rise, Gr ornynai, to arouse] I to get up 1. to stand or assume a… …   English World dictionary

  • Rise — Rise, n. 1. The act of rising, or the state of being risen. [1913 Webster] 2. The distance through which anything rises; as, the rise of the thermometer was ten degrees; the rise of the river was six feet; the rise of an arch or of a step. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rise — ► VERB (past rose; past part. risen) 1) come or go up. 2) get up from lying, sitting, or kneeling. 3) increase in number, size, intensity, or quality. 4) (of land) slope upwards. 5) (of the sun, moon, or stars) appear above the horizon …   English terms dictionary

  • rise — [n1] increase, improvement acceleration, accession, accretion, addition, advance, advancement, aggrandizement, ascent, augmentation, boost, breakthrough, climb, distention, doubling, enlargement, growth, heightening, hike, increment, inflation,… …   New thesaurus

  • Rise — bezeichnet: Rise (Kopftuch), ein Kleidungsstück Rise Sogn (Aabenraa Kommune), eine Kirchspielsgemeinde im südlichen Dänemark Rise Sogn (Ærø), eine Kirchspielsgemeinde auf der dänischen Insel Ärø Rise: Blood Hunter, ein Horrorfilm Rise Technology …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • rise — (v.) O.E. risan (usually arisan; class I strong verb; past tense ras, pp. risen), from P.Gmc. *us risanan to go up (Cf. O.N. risa, Goth. urreisan to rise, O.H.G. risan to rise, flow, Ger. reisen to travel, originally to rise for a journey ).… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Rise — est un film d horreur américain réalisé par Sebastian Gutierrez, sorti le 28 mai 2008 au cinéma en France, dans lequel Marilyn Manson joue le rôle d’un barman. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Commentaire 3 Autour du film …   Wikipédia en Français

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