Definitions of ascend

The word ascend uses 6 letters:acdens.

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v. i. - To move upward; to mount; to go up; to rise; -- opposed to descend. 2

v. i. - To rise, in a figurative sense; to proceed from an inferior to a superior degree, from mean to noble objects, from particulars to generals, from modern to ancient times, from one note to another more acute, etc.; as, our inquiries ascend to the remotest antiquity; to ascend to our first progenitor. 2

v. t. - To go or move upward upon or along; to climb; to mount; to go up the top of; as, to ascend a hill, a ladder, a tree, a river, a throne. 2

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