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  Words related to Ascension

Related / Similar Words: rise, ascent, ascension, ascending, Ascension of Christ, rising, Ascension Day, Ascension of the Lord

 

Definition:
  • the act of changing location in an upward direction;
  • (astronomy) the rising of a star above the horizon;
  • (New Testament) the rising of the body of Jesus into heaven on the 40th day after his Resurrection;
  • a movement upward; "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon";
  • (Christianity) celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven; observed on the 40th day after Easter;

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    Hyponyms: levitation, heave, heaving, climb, mount, soar, zoom, climbing, mounting, elevation, lift, raising, liftoff, rapid climb, rapid growth, takeoff, upheaval, uplift, upthrow, upthrust, uplifting

     

    Derivational Morphology: ascend, go up, get up, turn out, arise, uprise, rise, stand up, lift, move up, come up

     

    Anagrams: accession, cocainise

     

     
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