arise

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 /əˈrɪzn/

For the verb: "to arise"

Simple Past: arose
Past Participle: arisen

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
a•rise /əˈraɪz/USA pronunciation  v. [no object]a•rose/əˈroʊz/USA pronunciation a•ris•en
    /əˈrɪzən/USA pronunciation  a•ris•ing.
    1. to get up from sitting, lying, or kneeling;
      rise: He arose from his chair.
    2. to awaken;
      wake up:She arose at 6 a.m.
    3. to move upward; ascend:Smoke arose from the chimney.
    4. to appear;
      spring up;
      result:Problems arise daily.[~ + from + object]What consequences will arise from this?


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

arise /əˈraɪz/ vb (arises, arising, arose, arisen)(intransitive)
  1. to come into being; originate
  2. (followed by from) to spring or proceed as a consequence; result: guilt arising from my actions
  3. to get or stand up, as from a sitting, kneeling, or lying position
  4. to come into notice
  5. to move upwards; ascend
Etymology: Old English ārīsan; related to Old Saxon arīsan, Old High German irrīsan; see rise



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