up-risen

uprise

[v. uhp-rahyz; n. uhp-rahyz]
verb (used without object), uprose, uprisen, uprising.
1.
to rise up; get up, as from a lying or sitting posture.
2.
to rise into view: As we approached the city, the spires of tall buildings uprose as if to greet us.
3.
to rise in revolt.
4.
to come into existence or prominence: Many calamities uprose to plague the people during the war.
5.
to move upward; mount up; ascend.
6.
to come above the horizon.
7.
to slope upward: The land uprises from the river to the hills.
8.
to swell or grow, as a sound: A blare of trumpets uprose to salute the king.
noun
9.
an act of rising up.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English uprisen. See up-, rise

upriser, noun
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uprise
 
vb , -rises, -rising, -rose, -risen
1.  (tr) to rise up
 
n
2.  rise rise another word for rise
 
up'riser
 
n

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