verb (used without object), up·rose, up·ris·en, up·ris·ing.
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Historical Examples of uprise
The governor of the district and his crew are plotting to uprise.Cabbages and Kings
Benjamin of Tiberias, leader of a Jewish uprise in Palestine, 19, 22.History of the Jews, Vol. III (of 6)
The uprise of land has been detected in various parts of the world.
The uprise of an idea, perception of a principle, makes many one and inseparable.Tablets
Amos Bronson Alcott
Nor was the uprise of Protestantism in Scotland the only result of her policy in giving fire and strength to the new religion.History of the English People
John Richard Green