Synonyms for rising

Synonyms for (noun) rising

Synonyms: rebellion, revolt, rising, insurrection, uprising

Definition: organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another

Similar words: battle, struggle, conflict

Definition: an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals)

Usage: the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph--Thomas Paine; police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs


Synonyms: rise, rising, ascension, ascent

Definition: a movement upward

Usage: they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon

Similar words: change of location, travel

Definition: a movement through space that changes the location of something

Synonyms for (adjective) rising

Synonyms: rising

Definition: newly come into prominence

Usage: a rising young politician

Similar words: new

Definition: not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered

Usage: a new law; new cars; a new comet; a new friend; a new year; the New World


Synonyms: emerging, rising

Definition: coming to maturity

Usage: the rising generation

Similar words: future

Definition: yet to be or coming

Usage: some future historian will evaluate him


Synonyms: acclivitous, uphill, rising

Definition: sloping upward

Similar words: ascending

Definition: moving or going or growing upward

Usage: the ascending plane; the ascending staircase; the ascending stems of chickweed


Synonyms: rising

Definition: advancing or becoming higher or greater in degree or value or status

Usage: a rising trend; a rising market

Similar words: up, improving

Definition: getting higher or more vigorous

Usage: its an up market; an improving economy