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the threat of a sudden rise in oil prices
Experts predict a sharp rise in unemployment.
The proposed tax rise was not unexpected.
Traders make money by speculating on the rise and fall of share prices.
Serious crime is once again on the rise.
the rise of militant nationalism in Europe
His rise to prominence was aided by his family connections.
The book charts Davis' rise to fame.
Her rapid rise to the top is well deserved.
The series covers the rise and fall of the Third Reich.
her meteoric rise from office clerk to CEO
He stood backstage, nervously waiting for the rise of the curtain.
She could see the rise and fall of his chest as he breathed.
This is the American English definition of rise. View British English definition of rise.
someone who studies the stars