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    ascend - Dictionary definition and meaning for word ascend

    Definition
    (verb) travel up,
    Synonyms : go up
    Example Sentence
    • We ascended the mountain
    • go up a ladder
    • The mountaineers slowly ascended the steep slope
    Definition
    (verb) go back in order of genealogical succession
    Example Sentence
    • Inheritance may not ascend linearly
    Definition
    (verb) become king or queen
    Example Sentence
    • She ascended to the throne after the King's death
    Definition
    (verb) appear to be moving upward, as by means of tendrils
    Synonyms : climb up
    Example Sentence
    • the vine climbed up the side of the house
    Definition
    (verb) go along towards (a river's) source
    Example Sentence
    • The boat ascended the Delaware
    Definition
    (verb) slope upwards
    Example Sentence
    • The path ascended to the top of the hill
    Definition
    (verb) come up, of celestial bodies
    Synonyms : come up , rise , uprise
    Example Sentence
    • The sun also rises
    • The sun uprising sees the dusk night fled...
    • Jupiter ascends
    Definition
    (verb) move to a better position in life or to a better job
    Synonyms : move up , rise
    Example Sentence
    • She ascended from a life of poverty to one of great
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