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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ascent, acclivity, rise, raise, climb, upgradenoun

    an upward slope or grade (as in a road)

    "the car couldn't make it up the rise"

    Synonyms:
    rising, emanation, acclivity, ascending, mounting, heave, climbing, hike, rising slope, salary increase, ascension, boost, upgrade, climb, advance, wage increase, lift, procession, mount, rise, wage hike, raise, cost increase

    Antonyms:
    declination, fall, downslope, decline, descent, declivity, declension

  2. rise, rising, ascent, ascensionnoun

    a movement upward

    "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"

    Synonyms:
    uprising, rising, emanation, acclivity, ascending, rebellion, rising slope, salary increase, revolt, ascension, boost, upgrade, climb, rise, advance, wage increase, lift, procession, insurrection, hike, wage hike, raise, cost increase

    Antonyms:
    downslope, declension, declivity, decline, declination, fall, descent

  3. rise, ascent, ascension, ascendingnoun

    the act of changing location in an upward direction

    Synonyms:
    rising, emanation, acclivity, ascending, rising slope, salary increase, ascension, boost, upgrade, climb, rise, advance, wage increase, lift, procession, hike, wage hike, raise, cost increase

    Antonyms:
    downslope, decline, declension, fall, declivity, declination, descent

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. ascentnoun

    Synonyms:
    rising, rise, ascension

  2. ascentnoun

    Synonyms:
    acclivity, rising ground

  3. ascentnoun

    Synonyms:
    elevation, height, eminence

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. ascentnoun

    Synonyms:
    rising, ascension, elevation, height

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "ascent":

    ascension, rise, climb, upwelling

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. ASCENT

    Synonyms:
    ACS Multilink Clinical Equivalence trial, ACS Stent Clinical Equivalence in de Novo lesions Trial, Final Results of a Randomised Trial Comparing the MULTI-LINK Stent with the Palmaz-Schatz Stent for Narrowings in Native Coronary Arteries Interventional cardiology

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How to use ascent in a sentence?

  1. Mitul Kotecha:

    Any weakness in the dollar's ascent will be temporary, with strengthening likely toward the year-end.

  2. Prof.Salam Al Shereida:

    Forgiveness means ascent.

  3. Geraint Thomas:

    I'm fine but it's just frustrating as the crash happened at a key point in the race, i caught up for the final ascent, was moving up a bit and by the time I got to the top 15-20, that's when Alaphilippe and Pinot attacked over the top to take the bonus seconds and I was gassed for a bit. Geraint Thomas had Geraint Thomas team mate Michal Kwiatkowski to thank for Michal Kwiatkowski recovery.

  4. Sandeep Shastri:

    The BJP's ascent has left most of these parties extremely jittery, you can expect them to employ similar tactics in the upcoming sessions.

  5. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin:

    Evolution is gaining the psychic zones of the world... life, being and ascent of consciousness, could not continue to advance indefinitely along its line without transforming itself in depth. The being who is the object of his own reflection, in consequence, of that very doubling back upon himself becomes in a flash able to raise himself to a new sphere.

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