Ascent and Raise


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Ascent noun – The act or an instance of rising or climbing up.
Usage example: our plane broke through some heavy low clouds during its ascent and leveled off once we were above them

Raise is a synonym for ascent. In some cases you can use "Raise" instead the word "Ascent" as a noun or a verb.
Nearby Words: ascend, ascendant, ascending, ascension, ascender
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Raise noun – An upward slope or grade (as in a road).
Ascent is a synonym for raise. You can use "Ascent" instead a noun "Raise".
Nearby Words: raised, raising
Synonyms for Raise

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quick quick ascent quick raise
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Raise or Ascent. 2016. Accessed April 05, 2020.

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