Meaning of RISE in English


[noun] [C]a sudden temperature risea 5% rise in inflationa sharp price riseAugust has seen a large rise in the number of unemployed.Inflation is on the rise (= increasing).International support has given rise to (= caused) a new optimism in the company. [T]A (UK) (pay) rise/(US) (pay) raise is an increase in the money you earn.I asked the boss for a rise and he refused.

Cambridge English vocab.      Кембриджский английский словарь.