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Synonyms for climbing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. climb, climbing, mountingnoun

    an event that involves rising to a higher point (as in altitude or temperature or intensity etc.)

    acclivity, mount, climb, rise, upgrade, raise, ascent, mounting

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  1. climbingadjective

    scandent, scansorial

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  1. List of paraphrases for "climbing":

    mountaineering, escalation, climb, escalating, escalade

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  1. Albert Einstein:

    Creating a new theory is not like destroying an old barn and erecting a skyscraper in its place. It is rather like climbing a mountain, gaining new and wider views, discovering unexpected connections between our starting points and its rich environment. But the point from which we started out still exists and can be seen, although it appears smaller and forms a tiny part of our broad view gained by the mastery of the obstacles on our adventurous way up.

  2. Anthony Fauci:

    We have to make sure there's not a Christmas and holiday surge on top of that, that's in our hands to stop these numbers from climbing, these( hospital) beds from disappearing, and these lives from being ended.

  3. Michael Arone:

    The U.S. economy is not doing fantastic, and Europe and Japan are growing a bit better than expected, i don't see (the dollar) climbing significantly higher from here.

  4. Nobukazu Kuriki:

    I do feel nervous and afraid, this is only natural before attempting the challenge of climbing Everest, particularly after the earthquake and at this time of year.

  5. Brenda Torres:

    From our balcony, we can see the rock climbing wall.

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