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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theyrise above
he/she/itrises above
present participlerising above
past tenserose above
past participlerisen above
  1. 2
    rise above something to be better than other things of the same type

    This book clearly rises above the thousands of its competitors.

See also main entry: rise

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