arise arise  /ə ˈraɪz/


  1. (v) come into existence; take on form or shape
  2. (v) originate or come into being
  3. (v) rise to one's feet
  4. (v) result or issue
  5. (v) move upward
  6. (v) take part in a rebellion; renounce a former allegiance
  7. (v) get up and out of bed




  1. Problems arise, according to Barral, when a trauma or malfunction puts the mechanism out of alignment.
  2. But something new did arise at Nordic Fest this year: bellicose talk and plans of action against illegal immigrants.
  3. So when subjects like the possibility of war with Iran arise, the questioning gets aggressive.


  1. 'Arise' women's conference theme

    "Arise" is the theme next weekend for a Living in the Blessing conference at Anchor Faith Church in the Ponce de Leon Mall. The conference will be held June 20-22 featuring Marci Glisson, Angie Krulcik and Connie Crowl. The gathering opens at 7:30 p.m.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The St. Augustine Record

  2. Concerns Arise Over SEC's Plan for Money Market Funds

    Concerns Arise Over SEC's Plan for Money Market Funds
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Arise Windpower AB: Shares in Arise AB (publ) is now traded under short name ARISE

    LAHOLM, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: The shares in Arise AB (publ) (STO:AWP) is as from June 12, 2013 traded under the short name ARISE. The background is that the Annual General Meeting in May 2013 resolved upon a change of name to Arise AB (publ), which has now been registered by the Swedish Companies Registration Office. Halmstad, 10 June, 2013 ARISE AB (publ) The information ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire


  1. "The committee continues to monitor the situation and will act as needed to limit the adverse effects on the broader economy that may arise from the disruptions in financial markets," Bernanke said in a speech to a symposium in Jackson Hole,...
    on Aug 31, 2007 By: Ben Bernanke Source: Reuters

  2. "I've earned the right to be the leader of a team without having to fight for my place," Contador said in AS newspaper. "And with Armstrong, some difficult situations could arise in which the team would put him first and that would hurt me."
    on Sep 24, 2008 By: Alberto Contador Source: Independent

  3. "The principal conflicts of interest that I would encounter arise from my service as solicitor general," Kagan wrote on her Senate questionnaire, adding that the only others she was aware of would involve Harvard litigation.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Elena Kagan Source: World Magazine

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