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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To get up from a lying, sitting, or kneeling position. Also: To shake off a state of inactivity.

Usage examples (37)
  • That spirit has probably arisen from the fact that immigrants no longer come.
  • Month in and month out, they had arisen from the table able and willing to eat more.
  • There are more worrying things though that have arisen from the whole swine flu outbreak.
  • There is no issue of conscience that has arisen from the time of that commitment until now. for more
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