Phrasal Verb 'Rise'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Rise'.

Rise above

Meaning: Not be affected by something negative like bad luck, criticism, etc.

Example: She ROSE ABOVE the pain of her illness and was good-humoured.

Rise to

Meaning: Respond positively or well to a difficult or challenging situation

Example: He ROSE TO the occasion and performed very well.

Rise up

Meaning: Revolt

Example: The populace ROSE UP when taxes went up.