Synonyms of rise in English:

rise


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verb

1‘the sun rose across the bay’

SYNONYMS

move up, move upwards, come up, go up, make its way up, make one's way up, arise, ascend, climb, climb up, mount, soar

ANTONYMS

fall, descend, set

2‘the mountains rising above us’

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loom, tower, soar, rise up, rear, rear up, stand high, reach high

3‘prices rose by over 3%’

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go up, get higher, increase, grow, advance, soar, shoot up, surge, surge up, leap, jump, rocket, escalate, spiral

ANTONYMS

drop

4‘living standards have risen substantially’

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improve, get better, advance, go up, get higher, soar, shoot up

ANTONYMS

worsen

5‘his voice rose in anger’

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get higher, grow, increase, become louder, swell, intensify

ANTONYMS

drop

6‘he rose from his chair’

SYNONYMS

stand up, get to one's feet, rise to one's feet, get up, jump up, leap up, spring up

become erect, straighten up

literary arise

ANTONYMS

sit

7‘he rises every day at dawn’

SYNONYMS

get up, get out of bed, rouse oneself, stir, bestir oneself, be up and about

informal rise and shine, shake a leg, surface

literary arise

ANTONYMS

go to bed, retire

8‘the court rose at midday’

SYNONYMS

adjourn, recess, be suspended, suspend proceedings, pause, break off, take a break

informal knock off, take five

ANTONYMS

continue, resume

9‘he rose through the ranks to become managing director’

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make progress, make headway, make strides, forge ahead, come on, climb, advance, get on, make one's way, work one's way, be promoted

10‘he refused to rise to the bait’

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react to, respond to, take

11‘I have seen the dead rise, lepers healed, water flow like wine’

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come back to life, be raised from the dead, come back from the dead, be resurrected, be restored to life, revive, be revived

ANTONYMS

die

12‘the dough was starting to rise’

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swell, expand, enlarge, puff up

ferment

13‘the nation would eventually rise against its oppressors’

SYNONYMS

rebel, revolt, mutiny, riot, rise up, rise up in arms, take up arms, mount a rebellion, stage a rebellion, take to the streets

ANTONYMS

kowtow

14‘the River Rhine rises in the Swiss Alps’

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originate, begin, start, emerge, appear

issue from, spring from, flow from, emanate from

formal commence

ANTONYMS

disgorge

15‘the sickness lightened a little and her spirits rose’

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lift, improve, cheer up, grow buoyant, become hopeful, become optimistic, brighten, take a turn for the better

informal buck up

16‘the ground rose gently away from the river’

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slope upwards, slant upwards, go uphill, incline, climb, get higher

ANTONYMS

shelve, drop away


noun

1‘a price rise’

SYNONYMS

increase, hike, advance, growth, leap, upsurge, upswing, ascent, climb, jump, escalation, spiralling

2‘the managing director got a rise of 11.3%’

SYNONYMS

pay increase, salary increase, wage increase, hike, increment

North American raise

3‘a rise in standards’

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improvement, amelioration, advance, upturn, leap, jump

4‘her rise to power’

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progress, climb, progression, advancement, promotion, elevation, aggrandizement

5‘we began to walk up the rise’

SYNONYMS

slope, upward slope, incline, elevation, acclivity, rising ground, eminence, hillock, hill