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Related / Similar Words: rebellion, insurrection, revolt, uprising, rise, ascent, ascension, emerging, acclivitous, uphill

 

Definition:
  • organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another;
  • a movement upward; "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon";
  • newly come into prominence; "a rising young politician";
  • coming to maturity; "the rising generation";
  • sloping upward;
  • (of a heavenly body) becoming visible above the horizon; "the rising sun";
  • advancing or becoming higher or greater in degree or value or status; "a rising trend"; "a rising market";
  • increasing in amount or degree; "rising prices";

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    Hyponyms: insurgency, insurgence, intifada, intifadah, mutiny, Peasant's Revolt, Great Revolt, Indian Mutiny, Sepoy Mutiny, climb, climbing, mounting, elevation, lift, raising, heave, heaving, liftoff, rapid climb, rapid growth, zoom, takeoff, upheaval, uplift, upthrow, upthrust, uplifting

     

    Derivational Morphology: rebel, arise, rise, rise up, revolt, ascend, go up, lift, move up, come up, uprise

     

     
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