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arise

[ uh-rahyz ]
/ 蓹藞ra瑟z /
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verb (used without object), a路rose, a路ris路en [uh-riz-uhn], /蓹藞r瑟z 蓹n/, a路ris路ing.
to get up from sitting, lying, or kneeling; rise: He arose from his chair when she entered the room.
to awaken; wake up: He arose at sunrise to get an early start to the beach.
to move upward; mount; ascend: A thin curl of smoke arose lazily from the cabin.
to come into being, action, or notice; originate; appear; spring up: New problems arise daily.
to result or proceed; spring or issue (sometimes followed by from): It is difficult to foresee the consequences that may arise from this action. After such destruction many problems in resettlement often arise.
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Origin of arise

before 900; Middle English arisen,Old English 膩r墨san; cognate with Gothic ur-reisan.See a-3, rise

OTHER WORDS FROM arise

re路a路rise, verb (used without object), re路a路rose, re路a路ris路en, re路a路ris路ing.
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British Dictionary definitions for arise

arise
/ (蓹藞ra瑟z) /

verb arises, arising, arose or arisen (intr)
to come into being; originate
(foll by from) to spring or proceed as a consequence; resultguilt arising from my actions
to get or stand up, as from a sitting, kneeling, or lying position
to come into notice
to move upwards; ascend

Word Origin for arise

Old English 膩r墨san; related to Old Saxon ar墨san, Old High German irr墨san; see rise
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