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(Appreciation), noun accession, acclivity, accrual, accumulation, addition, advance, amplification, appearance, appreciation, ascension, ascent, augmentation, boom, climb, derivation, elevation, enhancement, enlargement, expansion, extension, gain, grade, gradient, growth, inception, increment, inflation, hill, increase, lift, progress, progression, promotion, reaction, slope, uprising

rise

(Origin), noun beginning, cause, commencement, debut, derivation, development, fountainhead, genesis, germ, growth, inception, incipience, introduction, nascency, onset, origin, origination, outset, overture, preamble, prelude, prologue, source, spring, start, starting point, uprising, upswing

rise

(Originate), verb arise, begin, come into exissence, come to be, emanate, emerge, happen, inaugurate, increase, initiate, issue, occur, spring up

rise

(Prosper), verb appreciate, arise, bear fruit, be successful, blossom, build, excel, flourish, improve, incept from, originate from, progress, spring from, strive, succeed

rise

(Soar), verb arise, ascend, bear fruit, blossom, build, climb, elevate, emerge, erect, escalate, extend diiectly upward, flourish, go further, go higher, grow, heighten, hover, improve, inaugurate, inflate, initiate, mount, pullulate, raise, rear, rebel, rise up, scale, tower, transcend, uprise, wax
See also: advancement, appearance, appreciate, appreciation, augmentation, boom, build, commence, disobey, elevation, emerge, emergence, genesis, growth, improvement, inception, increase, increment, inflate, inflation, nascency, onset, originate, origination, outset, progress, promotion, pullulate, rebel, result, start, stem
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