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arose

[uh-rohz] /əˈroʊz/
verb
1.
simple past tense of arise.
Can be confused
arose, arouse.

arise

[uh-rahyz] /əˈraɪz/
verb (used without object), arose, arisen
[uh-riz-uh n] /əˈrɪz ən/ (Show IPA),
arising.
1.
to get up from sitting, lying, or kneeling; rise:
He arose from his chair when she entered the room.
2.
to awaken; wake up:
He arose at sunrise to get an early start to the beach.
3.
to move upward; mount; ascend:
A thin curl of smoke arose lazily from the cabin.
4.
to come into being, action, or notice; originate; appear; spring up:
New problems arise daily.
5.
to result or proceed; spring or issue (sometimes followed by from):
It is difficult to foresee the consequences that may arise from this action. After such destruction many problems in resettlement often arise.
Origin of arise
900
before 900; Middle English arisen, Old English ārīsan; cognate with Gothic ur-reisan. See a-3, rise
Related forms
rearise, verb (used without object), rearose, rearisen, rearising.
Synonyms
3. climb. 4. emerge, flow, emanate.
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  • Whether this arose from personal spite or from superstition does not matter.

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  • She arose, gently placed his arm on the couch, and looked upon his face.

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  • She arose as she said this, so Carter had no other alternative than to follow her into the royal presence.

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  • She arose, and would have gone around the table to him, but he met her with open arms.

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  • Then the doubt, universal in the minds of second-hand dealers, arose.

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British Dictionary definitions for arose

arose

/əˈrəʊz/
verb
1.
the past tense of arise

arise

/əˈraɪz/
verb (intransitive) arises, arising, arose, arisen
1.
to come into being; originate
2.
(foll by from) to spring or proceed as a consequence; result: guilt arising from my actions
3.
to get or stand up, as from a sitting, kneeling, or lying position
4.
to come into notice
5.
to move upwards; ascend
Word Origin
Old English ārīsan; related to Old Saxon arīsan, Old High German irrīsan; see rise
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Word Origin and History for arose
v.

past tense of arise (v.).

arise

v.

Old English arisan "to get up, rise; spring from, originate; spring up, ascend" (cognate with Old Saxon arisan, Gothic urreisan), from a- (1) "of" + rise (v.). Mostly replaced by rise except in reference to circumstances. Related: Arising; arose; arisen.

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