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ARISE (arisen, arose)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does arise mean? 

ARISE (verb)
  The verb ARISE has 7 senses:

1. come into existence; take on form or shape
2. originate or come into being
3. rise to one's feet
4. result or issue
5. move upward
6. take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
7. get up and out of bed

  Familiarity information: ARISE used as a verb is common.


 Dictionary entry details 


ARISE (verb)


Sense 1arise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Come into existence; take on form or shape

Classified under:

Verbs of being, having, spatial relations

Synonyms:

arise; uprise; originate; spring up; develop; grow; rise

Context examples:

A new religious movement originated in that country / a love that sprang up from friendship / the idea for the book grew out of a short story / An interesting phenomenon uprose

Hypernyms (to "arise" is one way to...):

become (come into existence)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "arise"):

resurge (rise again)

come forth; emerge (happen or occur as a result of something)

come; follow (to be the product or result)

swell; well up (come up (as of feelings and thoughts, or other ephemeral things))

head (take its rise)

Sentence frame:

Something ----s


Sense 2arise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Originate or come into being

Classified under:

Verbs of being, having, spatial relations

Synonyms:

bob up; arise; come up

Context example:

a question arose

Hypernyms (to "arise" is one way to...):

become (come into existence)

Sentence frame:

Something ----s


Sense 3arise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Rise to one's feet

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Synonyms:

stand up; get up; rise; arise; uprise

Context example:

The audience got up and applauded

Hypernyms (to "arise" is one way to...):

change posture (undergo a change in bodily posture)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "arise"):

take the floor (stand up to dance)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s

Sentence example:

Sam and Sue arise

Antonym:

lie down (assume a reclining position)

sit down (take a seat)


Sense 4arise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Result or issue

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Synonyms:

come up; arise

Context example:

A slight unpleasantness arose from this discussion

Hypernyms (to "arise" is one way to...):

come about; fall out; go on; hap; happen; occur; pass; pass off; take place (come to pass)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "arise"):

condense (develop due to condensation)

open; open up (become available)

come up (be mentioned)

Sentence frame:

Something ----s


Sense 5arise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Move upward

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Synonyms:

go up; move up; rise; lift; arise; uprise; come up

Context examples:

The fog lifted / The smoke arose from the forest fire / The mist uprose from the meadows

Hypernyms (to "arise" is one way to...):

go; locomote; move; travel (change location; move, travel, or proceed)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "arise"):

ascend; come up; rise; uprise (come up, of celestial bodies)

steam (rise as vapor)

chandelle (climb suddenly and steeply)

uplift (lift up from the earth, as by geologic forces)

rocket; skyrocket (shoot up abruptly, like a rocket)

go up (be erected, built, or constructed)

soar; soar up; soar upwards; surge; zoom (rise rapidly)

climb; climb up; go up; mount (go upward with gradual or continuous progress)

scend; surge (rise or heave upward under the influence of a natural force such as a wave)

Sentence frames:

Something ----s
Somebody ----s


Sense 6arise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance

Classified under:

Verbs of political and social activities and events

Synonyms:

rebel; rise up; arise; rise

Hypernyms (to "arise" is one way to...):

dissent; protest; resist (express opposition through action or words)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "arise"):

mutiny (engage in a mutiny against an authority)

revolt (make revolution)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s
Somebody ----s PP

Sentence example:

They arise


Sense 7arise [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Get up and out of bed

Classified under:

Verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care

Synonyms:

get up; arise; uprise; rise; turn out

Context examples:

I get up at 7 A.M. every day / They rose early / He uprose at night

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s

Sentence example:

Sam and Sue arise


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