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(1)   Get up and out of bed
"I get up at 7 A.M. every day"
"They rose early"
"He uprose at night"
(2)   Result or issue
"A slight unpleasantness arose from this discussion"
(3)   Move upward
"The fog lifted"
"The smoke arose from the forest fire"
"The mist uprose from the meadows"
(4)   Rise to one's feet
"The audience got up and applauded"
(5)   Take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
(6)   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"
(7)   Originate or come into being
"A question arose"


  1. To get up.
  2. To start to exist.
    • 1961, J. A. Philip, "Mimesis in the Sophistês of Plato," Transactions and Proceedings of the American Philological Association, vol. 92, p. 454,
      Because Plato allowed them to co-exist, the meaning and connotations of the one overlap those of the other, and ambiguities arise.
  3. To resume existing.