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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (2)

1. move to a better position in life or to a better job;
- Example: "She ascended from a life of poverty to one of great
[syn: ascend, move up, rise]

2. move upward;
- Example: "The fog lifted"
- Example: "The smoke arose from the forest fire"
- Example: "The mist uprose from the meadows"
[syn: rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

move up v 1: move to a better position in life or to a better job; "She ascended from a life of poverty to one of great [syn: ascend, move up, rise] 2: move upward; "The fog lifted"; "The smoke arose from the forest fire"; "The mist uprose from the meadows" [syn: rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise] [ant: come down, descend, fall, go down]