rising meaning

  • Rising may refer to:
  • In arts and entertainment:
  • Rising (Rainbow album)
  • Rising (Donovan album)
  • Rising (Yoko Ono album)
  • Rising (Seraphim album)
  • Rising (Stuck Mojo album)
  • Rising (Great White album)
  • Rising (The Go Set album)
  • "Rising" (Stargate Atlantis), the series premiere of the science fiction television program Stargate Atlantis
  • "Rising" (Dark Angel), an episode of the television series Dark Angel
  • Rising (novel), the last novel of R. C. Hutchinson
  • In geography:
  • Rising, Illinois, United States, an unincorporated community

    Definition of rising in English Dictionary

  • NounPLrisingsSUF-ing
    1. rebellion.
      1. The act of something that rises.
        1. the risings and fallings of a thermometer
      2. (US, dated) A dough and yeast mixture which is allowed to ferment.
        1. salt rising; milk rising
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of rise.
      2. Adjective
        1. going up.
        2. Preposition
          1. (US, slang, dated) More than; exceeding; upwards of.
            1. a horse rising six years of age
        3. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • Recession and rising unemployment have put paid to most thoughts of further EU enlargement.
            • Just as the rising tide of cancellations leads the Census Bureau to overreport sales in the short term, it leads the government to underreport inventories.
            • Park Williams , a bioclimatologist at Columbia University, said the study added to evidence that rising temperatures had exacerbated the lack of snow in California.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Rising unemployment due to the economic downturn is spreading.
          3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • The percentage of patients with type 2 diabetes accepted for cardiosurgical procedures is rising.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Uncomparable adjectives
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
              • Prepositions
                • Verbs
                  • Verb forms
                    • Participles
                      • Present participles
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                1. en risings
                2. en rising up
                3. en rising star
                4. en rising damp
                5. en rising main
                Source: Wiktionary
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                Meaning of rising for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "rising" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a preposition. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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