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Uprise   /ˈəpraɪz/   Listen
Uprise

verb
(past uprose; past part. uprisen; pres. part. uprising)
1.
Come into existence; take on form or shape.  Synonyms: arise, develop, grow, originate, rise, spring up.  "A love that sprang up from friendship" , "The idea for the book grew out of a short story" , "An interesting phenomenon uprose"
2.
Ascend as a sound.
3.
Rise up as in fear.  Synonyms: bristle, stand up.  "It was a sight to make one's hair uprise!"
4.
Rise to one's feet.  Synonyms: arise, get up, rise, stand up.
5.
Come up, of celestial bodies.  Synonyms: ascend, come up, rise.  "The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled..." , "Jupiter ascends"
6.
Move upward.  Synonyms: arise, come up, go up, lift, move up, rise.  "The smoke arose from the forest fire" , "The mist uprose from the meadows"
7.
Return from the dead.  Synonyms: resurrect, rise.  "The dead are to uprise"
8.
Get up and out of bed.  Synonyms: arise, get up, rise, turn out.  "They rose early" , "He uprose at night"






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