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No, only disappointment in myself on those occasions I didn't manage to rise to the occasion as I felt I should've done. I can always see how to do it, and then the challenge is, Can I manage that each and every day?
Christian Bale

Meaning of "rise to" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RISE TO

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RISE TO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Rise to is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

WHAT DOES RISE TO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of rise to in the English dictionary

The definition of rise to in the dictionary is to respond adequately to.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RISE TO

risaldar
RISC
rise
rise above
rise to the occasion
risen
riser
rishi
risibilities
risibility
risible
risibly
rising
rising damp
rising star
rising trot
risk
risk assessment
risk aversion
risk capital

WORDS THAT END LIKE RISE TO

accessible to
bring home to
come home to
come to
do justice to
do violence to
due to
give pause to
give rise to
give the lie to
heave to
lay siege to
lie to
not hold a candle to
opposite to
set fire to
take to
tumble to
turn a blind eye to
with an eye to

Synonyms and antonyms of rise to in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «rise to» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RISE TO

Find out the translation of rise to to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of rise to from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «rise to» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

上升到
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

elevarse a
570 millions of speakers

English

rise to
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

को जन्म
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ترتفع إلى
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

подняться на
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

subir
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উঠা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

s´élever à
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kenaikan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

steigen, um
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

に上昇
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

로 상승
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Munggah menyang
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tăng lên
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உயரும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उदय
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yükselecek
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

salire a
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wzrosnąć do
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

піднятися на
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ridice la
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αυξηθεί σε
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

styg tot
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

stiga till
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

stige til
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of rise to

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RISE TO»

The term «rise to» is very widely used and occupies the 14.032 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RISE TO» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about rise to

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10 QUOTES WITH «RISE TO»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word rise to.
1
Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
You really have to act your pants off to stay alive. I thrive on that; I rise to the occasion of the circumstances.
2
Sai Baba
Love one another and help others to rise to the higher levels, simply by pouring out love. Love is infectious and the greatest healing energy.
3
Christian Bale
No, only disappointment in myself on those occasions I didn't manage to rise to the occasion as I felt I should've done. I can always see how to do it, and then the challenge is, Can I manage that each and every day?
4
Charles Bass
But the technology was accessible, which suggests incompetence on the part of our counterintelligence community and the Clinton Administration, and may in fact rise to the level of treason.
5
Ulrich Beck
And it also became clear that these conditions of inequality and historical injustice have given rise to a feeling of hate in the world - a deeply felt hate that cannot easily be overcome with a few good words.
6
Cofer Black
No matter how many plots we uncover and disrupt, no matter how many terrorist organizations we degrade or destroy, another individual or group will rise to take their place.
7
Omar Bongo
For about ten years now, the struggle for democracy and the respect of human rights has been in the focus point - if not a commodity - of political groups aiming to rise to power.
8
Rodney Brooks
I see robotic technology getting rid of the dangerous, the dirty, and the just plain boring jobs. Some people say, 'You can't. People won't have anything to do.' But we found things that were a lot easier than backbreaking labor in the sun and the fields. Let people rise to better things.
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Pierce Brosnan
I think you make the best with what you've got, you know? Sometimes you have very little. And you just always try to rise to higher ground, because you're going to suffer one way or the other, so you just hope that you have strength and perseverance and good friends and faith, some kind of faith, to endure and move on to greener pastures.
10
Anne Campbell
Ending up-front fees should make it far easier for all students to go to university as they will no longer have to pay up to /1,125 out of their loans at the start of each year. Student loans will also rise to meet average living costs.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RISE TO»

Discover the use of rise to in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to rise to and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Rise to Rebellion: A Novel of the American Revolution
His most impressive achievement, Rise to Rebellion reveals with new immediacy how philosophers became fighters, ideas their ammunition, and how a scattered group of colonies became the United States of America. From the Hardcover edition.
Jeff Shaara, 2011
2
Gandhi's Rise to Power: Indian Politics 1915-1922
Focusing on Gandhi, this book nevertheless investigates the changing nature of Indian politics.
Judith M. Brown, 1974
3
Lark Rise to Candleford
The story of three closely-related Oxfordshire communities -- a hamlet, a village, and a town -- and the memorable cast of characters who people them.
Flora Thompson, 2009
4
Subversives: The FBI's War on Student Radicals, and Reagan's ...
Subversives traces the FBI’s secret involvement with three iconic figures at Berkeley during the 1960s: the ambitious neophyte politician Ronald Reagan, the fierce but fragile radical Mario Savio, and the liberal university president ...
Seth Rosenfeld, 2012
5
Chris Christie: The Inside Story of His Rise to Power
Chris Christie: The Inside Story of His Rise to Power goes behind the scenes to reveal his family life, his public life, and what the future might hold.
Bob Ingle, Michael G. Symons, 2012
6
Rise to Globalism: American Foreign Policy Since 1938, Ninth ...
The ninth edition of this classic survey, now updated through the administration of George W. Bush, offers a concise and informative overview of the evolution of American foreign policy from 1938 to the present, focusing on such pivotal ...
Stephen E. Ambrose, Douglas G. Brinkley, 2010
7
Rise to Grace: A Genuine Street Story
This is the story of a boy who becomes a man; of the rise to street power and the fall. And the grace of God. This is the story of a boy who becomes a man not when he rules the streets, but when he learns what real power means.
Angel Huertas, 2011
8
Little Evil: One Ultimate Fighter's Rise to the Top
Little Evil is a gripping and true tale of father and son, of what betrayal does to the young and drives them to do, and of how one determined man shattered the chains of his childhood and rose to the top, becoming the lightweight champion ...
Jens Pulver, Erich Krauss, 2003
9
Harper's Team: Behind the Scenes in the Conservative Rise to ...
Harper's team fought four campaigns in five years: two leadership races and two national elections.
Tom Flanagan, 2009
10
Hitlerland: American Eyewitnesses to the Nazi Rise to Power
By tapping a rich vein of personal testimonies, Hitlerland offers a gripping narrative full of surprising twists—and a startlingly fresh perspective on this heavily dissected era.
Andrew Nagorski, 2012

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RISE TO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term rise to is used in the context of the following news items.
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MPs should get 10% pay rise, says regulator
However, blocking the rise for rank-and-file MPs would require a change in ... But one long-term critic of MPs' expenses has called for the pay rise to be stopped. «The Guardian, Jun 15»
2
NHS strike: that 1% "pay rise" for nurses is actually a cut
NHS workers are on a four hour strike to protest against the Treasury's decision not to give a 1% rise to all staff as recommended by a pay review body. «Mirror.co.uk, Nov 14»

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