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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      See uprise

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: come into existence; take on form or shape; "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" [syn: originate, arise, rise, develop, spring
           up, grow]
      2: ascend as a sound; "The choirs singing uprose and filled the
      3: rise up as in fear; "The dog's fur bristled"; "It was a
         sight to make one's hair uprise!" [syn: bristle, stand
      4: rise to one's feet; "The audience got up and applauded"
         [syn: arise, rise, get up, stand up] [ant: sit
         down, lie down]
      5: come up, of celestial bodies; "The sun also rises"; "The sun
         uprising sees the dusk night fled..."; "Jupiter ascends"
         [syn: rise, come up, ascend] [ant: set]
      6: move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the
         forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows" [syn: rise,
          lift, arise, move up, go up, come up] [ant: descend]
      7: return from the dead; "Christ is risen!"; "The dead are to
         uprise" [syn: resurrect, rise]
      8: get up and out of bed; "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"; "They
         rose early"; "He uprose at night" [syn: get up, turn
         out, arise, rise] [ant: go to bed, go to bed]
      [also: uprose, uprisen]