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English Definitionto rise; to go up; to ascend
Simplified Script上升
Traditional ScriptSame
Part of Speech(动) verb
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(形) As an adjective
  1. Rising from the sea.
  2. Tending or directed upward.
  3. Most powerful or important or influential.
  4. Ascensional.
  5. Advancing or becoming higher or greater in degree or value or status.
  6. Growing or extending upward.
  7. Moving or going or growing upward.
(名) As a noun
  1. The property possessed by a slope or surface that rises.
  2. Increase in price or value.
(动) As a verb
  1. Move upward.
  2. Move to a better position in life or to a better job.
  3. Go up or advance.
  4. Rise up.
  5. Slope upwards.
  6. Increase in value or to a higher point.
  7. Slope upward.
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