arose arose  /ə ˈroʊz/

Definition(s):

  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

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Usage(s):

  1. Uproars like one surrounding Hounddog also arose in 1978, when 12-year-old Brooke Shields played a child prostitute in Pretty Baby, and in 1997, around a remake of Lolita.
  2. Parents and school officials discussed the prevalence of violent music and video games; a similar concern arose over school sociology -- bullies, outsiders and teen goth culture.
  3. What's been much tougher to pin down is just why two-leggedness arose.

News

  1. Restroom rights taken up by state supreme court

    BANGOR, Maine (AP) - The Maine supreme court is hearing arguments in a lawsuit that arose over a school district's handling of a fifth-grade transgender girl.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WCSH 6 Portland

  2. Transgender Student Suit Goes to Maine Supreme Court

    The Maine supreme court is hearing arguments in a lawsuit that arose over a school district's handling of a fifth-grade transgender girl. The family and the Maine Human Rights Commission sued after she was denied access to the girls' bathroom at her elementary school. The family also claimed the . . .
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WABI Bangor

  3. Transgender student suit goes to Maine high court

    BANGOR, Maine — The Maine supreme court is hearing arguments in a lawsuit that arose over a school district's handling of a fifth-grade transgender girl. The family and the Maine Human Rights Commission sued after she was denied access to the girls' bathroom at her elementary school. The family also claimed the child was harassed. But a Superior Court judge ruled that the Orono school district ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

Quotes

  1. "Recently, as a result of some clashes and the explosion of some bombs, a number of Iranian civilian casualties arose. So the government has asked Iranian citizens to avoid traveling for pilgrimage purposes until security is restored. The commercial...
    on Sep 29, 2007 By: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "There is a second person who is currently assisting the police with their inquiries and the identity of that second person arose from the discussions with the first person taken into custody," Howard said.
    on Jul 4, 2007 By: John Howard Source: Dispatch Online

  3. "All of these issues arose in a period when my family, personal and professional situations were rapidly changing and I made the best decisions I could in the circumstances in which I found myself," Ahern said at the news conference. "I know...
    on Apr 2, 2008 By: Bertie Ahern Source: International Herald Tribune

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