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Self-will so ardent and active that it will break a world to pieces to make a stool to sit on.
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English

Pronunciation

Etymology

Old English rīsan

Noun

Singular
rise

Plural
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  1. The action of moving upwards.
  2. (chiefly Template loop detected: Template:context new 2) An increase (in a quantity, price, etc); a raise.
  3. (Cleanup of this sense is being sought)+: (UK, Ireland) A pay rise (pay raise)

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Verb

Infinitive
to rise

Third person singular
rises

Simple past
rose

Past participle
risen

Present participle
rising

to rise (third-person singular simple present rises, present participle rising, simple past rose, past participle risen)
  1. (intransitive) To move upwards.
    We watched the balloon rise.
  2. (intransitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To appear to move upwards from behind the horizon of a planet as a result of the planet's rotation
    The sun was rising in the East.
  3. (intransitive) To be resurrected
    He rose from the grave.
    He is risen!
  4. (intransitive) of a quantity, price, etc, To increase.

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Italian

Verb

rise [[Category:Template:lang:it verb forms|rise]]

  1. third-person singular past historic of ridere.

Norwegian

Etymology 1

From Old Norse risi. Cognate with German Riese (giant)

Noun

rise

  1. A mountain troll.
  2. A jotun (jötunn).
Inflection


Synonyms

Etymology 2

Verb

rise (present tense riser; past tense riste; past participle rist; present participle risende; imperative ris)

  1. to spank

References

  • rise” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk DictionaryDokumentasjonsprosjektet.
  • rise” in The Ordnett Dictionary

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