rise up

Definitions

  • They saw the land rise up like a huge mountain
    They saw the land rise up like a huge mountain
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v rise up stand up on the hind legs, of quadrupeds "The horse reared in terror"
    • v rise up come to the surface
    • v rise up take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
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Quotations

  • Sir Walter Scott
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    “If you once turn on your side after the hour at which you ought to rise, it is all over. Bolt up at once.”
  • Anne Baxter
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    “It's best to have failure happen early in life. It wakes up the Phoenix bird in you so you rise from the ashes.”
  • Samuel Johnson
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    “And then, Sir, there is this consideration, that if the abuse be enormous, nature will rise up, and claiming her original rights, overturn a corrupt political system.”
  • Samuel Smiles
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    “Man cannot aspire if he looked down; if he rise, he must look up.”

Usage

In literature:

I jest rises up an' takes them that pesters me by the heels an' w'ar 'em out ag'in the trees.
"The Keepers of the Trail" by Joseph A. Altsheler
See, that is our house over yon, where the smoke is rising up from among the trees.
"The Hero of Ticonderoga" by John de Morgan
It had been bending down and rising up at intervals, and it took little guessing on Leslie's part to conjecture what was happening.
"The Dragon's Secret" by Augusta Huiell Seaman
Rising up suddenly with the book in his hands, the cruel boy let it fall directly down on the little bird.
"Norman Vallery" by W.H.G. Kingston
Then did his past, so recent still, rise up before him in all its bitterness.
"My Recollections of Lord Byron" by Teresa Guiccioli
He will have great wonders to tell out the time he will rise up from the ground.
"The Unicorn from the Stars and Other Plays" by William B. Yeats
She rises, gathering up a long feather boa to wind round her neck.
"When the Birds Begin to Sing" by Winifred Graham
His children rise up hungry, and go to bed supperless.
"The Printer Boy." by William M. Thayer
And rising up he followed him.
"The New Testament of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ." by Various
Sun, she rise up en shine hot, but Mr.
"Nights With Uncle Remus" by Joel Chandler Harris
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In poetry:

Up it comes all brown and dim,
Telling of the twilight sweet:
As it rises to the brim
See the sun and water meet!
"Cottage-Songs" by George MacDonald
Come home, water sweet and cool,
Gift of God thou always art!
Spring up, Well more beautiful,
Rise in mine straight from his heart.
"Cottage-Songs" by George MacDonald
"No longer so, rise up, I pray you, love,
And slay me really, then we shall be heal'd,
Perchance, in the aftertime by God above."
"Banner of Arthur, with black-bended shield
"King Arthur's Tomb" by William Morris
Well I know love will not die,
It will cause us bliss or pain;
We may part for many years,
But my loving prayers and tears,
Rising up to Him who hears,
Will yet draw him back again.
"Separation" by Nora Pembroke
He rises. Sparks in torrents he inspires.
Still up, in proud, calm flight, he glories where
The storm breeds lightnings in its inmost lair;
Whereat his wings are smit by their fierce fires.
"Death of the Eagle" by Jose Maria de Heredia y Giraud
For it beareth the message: “Rise up on the morrow
And go on your ways toward the doubt and the strife;
Join hope to our hope and blend sorrow with sorrow,
And seek for men’s love in the short days of life.”
"The Message Of The March Wind" by William Morris

In news:

Tiara seals runner-up's rise to title.
It shouldn't be asking too much of Carmelo Anthony's Knicks to rise up, even higher than ticket prices have risen, and refuse to be swept into next season today by LeBron James' Heat.
Wherein the Townsfolk Rise Up Against the Evil Clublord.
NYC's high school graduation rates up rise.
Wherein the Townsfolk Rise Up Against the Evil Clublord.
In a nod to the rising cost of college tuition and the burden of massive student loan debt on graduates, a growing number of universities are stepping up with "no-loan" aid pledges.
Rising lot rents in manufactured home communities is shaping up to be one of the central issues in the race for the state representative seat from District 37, which includes Georgetown and Lo.
If one day the turkeys decide to rise up and start fighting back, we're screwed.
As folks continue cleaning up after Sandy, a new report is out saying that weather disasters just like this one are on the rise.
If you've had to fill up lately, you know gas prices are rising fast in Southern California.
Airfare, hotels, guided tours and luaus -- a Hawaii vacation can add up, especially now that hotel room prices are back on the rise.
Rise Up Academy At Eggleston Overview.
Eagles rise up , turn back Anahuac 34-7.
Shinedown's Brent Smith Challenges Rock Fans to Rise Up .
Rise up , defenders of freedom.
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In science:

PMT signals appeared over 10MW and rose up 10 times as large at 50 MW. Faint dark blue light was observed with camera. Around 80 MW with short pulse length or 60 MW with longer pulse, sudden rise up of vacuum pressure were frequently occurred and system was tripped.
High Power Testing Results of the X-Band Mixed-Mode RF Windows for Linear Colliders
Thus if one has an inner region where the lapse has collapsed, then left-moving gauge waves pile up on the boundary of this region, giving rise to a shock wave in α which in turn (through the equation ˙K = −α′′ ) will induce a shock wave in K .
Comments on Bona-Masso type slicing conditions in long-term black hole evolutions
While slowing down during the Sedov phase10 , the expanding shock front heats up the ambient medium giving rise to thermal X-ray emission.
High-(Energy)-Lights -- The Very High Energy Gamma-Ray Sky
K +p) + σt (K +n) + σt (K −p) + σt (K −n)] is a gently decreasing function of beam momentum up to about p = 30 GeV, after which it rises with increasing energy.
Theoretical Perspectives: XLIII Rencontres de Moriond - QCD
By exchanging elements in S− with elements in Sc the waterlevel rises up.
On the Fundamental Limits of Interweaved Cognitive Radios
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