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Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (noun) rise

Synonyms: rise, ascending, ascension, ascent Definition: the act of changing location in an upward direction

Hypernyms: motion, move, movement Definition: the act of changing location from one place to another Usage: police controlled the motion of the crowd; the movement of people from the farms to the cities; his move put him directly in my path

Synonyms: rise, advance Definition: increase in price or value Usage: the news caused a general advance on the stock market

Hypernyms: step-up, increase Definition: the act of increasing something Usage: he gave me an increase in salary

Synonyms: rise, rising slope, upgrade Definition: the property possessed by a slope or surface that rises

Hypernyms: grade Definition: the gradient of a slope or road or other surface Usage: the road had a steep grade

Synonyms: raise, rise, hike, wage hike, wage increase, salary increase Definition: the amount a salary is increased Usage: he got a 3% raise; he got a wage hike

Hypernyms: increase, increment Definition: the amount by which something increases Usage: they proposed an increase of 15 percent in the fare

Synonyms: hike, rise, cost increase, boost Definition: an increase in cost Usage: they asked for a 10% rise in rates

Hypernyms: increase, increment Definition: the amount by which something increases Usage: they proposed an increase of 15 percent in the fare

Synonyms: rise Definition: a growth in strength or number or importance

Hypernyms: growth, emergence, outgrowth Definition: the gradual beginning or coming forth Usage: figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece

Synonyms: procession, rise, emanation Definition: (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost Usage: the emanation of the Holy Spirit; the rising of the Holy Ghost; the doctrine of the procession of the Holy Spirit from the Father and the Son

Hypernyms: origin, origination, inception Definition: an event that is a beginning; a first part or stage of subsequent events

Synonyms: rise, lift Definition: a wave that lifts the surface of the water or ground

Hypernyms: wave, moving ridge Definition: one of a series of ridges that moves across the surface of a liquid (especially across a large body of water)

Synonyms: rise, rising, ascension, ascent Definition: a movement upward Usage: they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon

Hypernyms: change of location, travel Definition: a movement through space that changes the location of something

Synonyms: ascent, acclivity, climb, upgrade, rise, raise Definition: an upward slope or grade (as in a road) Usage: the car couldn't make it up the rise

Hypernyms: slope, side, incline Definition: an elevated geological formation Usage: he climbed the steep slope; the house was built on the side of a mountain

Synonyms for (verb) rise

Synonyms: resurrect, rise, uprise Definition: return from the dead Usage: Christ is risen!; The dead are to uprise

Hypernyms: return Definition: go or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before Usage: return to your native land; the professor returned to his teaching position after serving as Dean

Synonyms: climb, rise, go up Definition: increase in value or to a higher point Usage: prices climbed steeply; the value of our house rose sharply last year

Hypernyms: grow Definition: become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain Usage: The problem grew too large for me; Her business grew fast

Synonyms: rise, climb up, jump Definition: rise in rank or status Usage: Her new novel jumped high on the bestseller list

Hypernyms: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: heighten, rise Definition: become more extreme Usage: The tension heightened

Hypernyms: increase Definition: make bigger or more Usage: The boss finally increased her salary; The university increased the number of students it admitted

Synonyms: climb, wax, mount, rise Definition: go up or advance Usage: Sales were climbing after prices were lowered

Hypernyms: increase Definition: become bigger or greater in amount Usage: The amount of work increased

Synonyms: rise Definition: exert oneself to meet a challenge Usage: rise to a challenge; rise to the occasion

Hypernyms: tackle, take on, undertake Definition: accept as a challenge Usage: I'll tackle this difficult task

Synonyms: lift, come up, rise, move up, go up, arise, uprise Definition: move upward Usage: The fog lifted; The smoke arose from the forest fire; The mist uprose from the meadows

Hypernyms: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: move up, rise, ascend Definition: move to a better position in life or to a better job Usage: She ascended from a life of poverty to one of great

Hypernyms: change Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night

Synonyms: come up, uprise, rise, ascend Definition: come up, of celestial bodies Usage: The sun also rises; The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled...; Jupiter ascends

Hypernyms: lift, come up, rise, move up, go up, arise, uprise Definition: move upward Usage: The fog lifted; The smoke arose from the forest fire; The mist uprose from the meadows

Synonyms: prove, rise Definition: increase in volume Usage: the dough rose slowly in the warm room

Hypernyms: grow Definition: become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain Usage: The problem grew too large for me; Her business grew fast

Synonyms: rise, arise, stand up, get up, uprise Definition: rise to one's feet Usage: The audience got up and applauded

Hypernyms: change posture Definition: undergo a change in bodily posture

Synonyms: come up, surface, rise, rise up Definition: come to the surface

Hypernyms: ascend, go up Definition: travel up, "We ascended the mountain" Usage: go up a ladder; The mountaineers slowly ascended the steep slope

Synonyms: rise, rise up, rebel, arise Definition: take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance

Hypernyms: dissent, resist, protest Definition: express opposition through action or words Usage: dissent to the laws of the country

Synonyms: grow, arise, originate, spring up, develop, uprise, rise Definition: come into existence; take on form or shape Usage: 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: become Definition: come into existence Usage: What becomes has duration

Synonyms: lift, rear, rise Definition: rise up Usage: The building rose before them

Hypernyms: seem, look, appear Definition: give a certain impression or have a certain outward aspect Usage: She seems to be sleeping; This appears to be a very difficult problem; This project looks fishy; They appeared like people who had not eaten or slept for a long time