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verb (used without object), arose, arisen [uh-riz-uhn] , arising.
to get up from sitting, lying, or kneeling; rise: He arose from his chair when she entered the room.
to awaken; wake up: He arose at sunrise to get an early start to the beach.
to move upward; mount; ascend: A thin curl of smoke arose lazily from the cabin.
to come into being, action, or notice; originate; appear; spring up: New problems arise daily.
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.

before 900; Middle English arisen, Old English ārīsan; cognate with Gothic ur-reisan. See a-3, rise

rearise, verb (used without object), rearose, rearisen, rearising.

3. climb. 4. emerge, flow, emanate.
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arise (əˈraɪz)
vb , 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
[Old English ārīsan; related to Old Saxon arīsan, Old High German irrīsan; see rise]

arose (əˈrəʊz)
the past tense of arise

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Word Origin & History

O.E. arisan (cognate with O.S. arisan, Goth. urreisan), from a- (1) "of" + rise (q.v.). Mostly replaced by rise except in ref. to circumstances.

p.t. of arise (q.v.).
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Example sentences
Problems arose between oscillator coils and the transistors themselves.
And problems that arose last month suggest that not everything will go the
  president's way.
Actually, the work arose from a need, more than from a concept.
In previous entries of my sabbatical diary, one topic that arose was how to
  handle expansive periods of unstructured time.
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