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Definition of Rises

Rise
Rise Rise, n. 1. The act of rising, or the state of being risen. 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. 3. Land which is somewhat higher than the rest; as, the house stood on a rise of land. [Colloq.] 4. Spring; source; origin; as, the rise of a stream. All wickednes taketh its rise from the heart. --R. Nelson. 5. Appearance above the horizon; as, the rise of the sun or of a planet. --Shak. 6. Increase; advance; augmentation, as of price, value, rank, property, fame, and the like. The rise or fall that may happen in his constant revenue by a Spanish war. --Sir W. Temple. 7. Increase of sound; a swelling of the voice. The ordinary rises and falls of the voice. --Bacon. 8. Elevation or ascent of the voice; upward change of key; as, a rise of a tone or semitone. 9. The spring of a fish to seize food (as a fly) near the surface of the water.
Rise
Rise Rise, v. t. [See Rise, v. i.] 1. To go up; to ascend; to climb; as, to rise a hill. 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.

Meaning of Rises from wikipedia

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- November 3, 2010, "Mysterion Rises" was watched by 3.263 million viewers. According to Nielsen ratings, "Mysterion Rises" was seen by 2.85 million overall...
- The Sun Also Rises is a 1926 novel by American writer Ernest Hemingway that portrays American and British expatriates who travel from Paris to the Festival...
- The City Rises (La città che sale) (1910) is a painting by the Italian painter Umberto Boccioni. It was his first major ****urist work. The original title...
- Rise of the Footsoldier is a British crime film released on 7 September 2007. The third production from BAFTA Award-nominated director Julian Gilbey, it...
- The Curtain Rises (French: Entrée des artistes) is a 1938 French crime film directed by Marc Allégret and starring Louis Jouvet, Claude Dauphin and Odette...
- that rises must converge." In the Lost (TV series) episode at the end of the fifth season, "The Incident," Jacob is seen reading Everything That Rises Must...
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