Synonyms of ascent
1 climbingDictionary • He led the first ascent of K2.
2 upward slope • It was a tough course over a gradual ascent.
rise • I climbed to the top of the rise.
incline • He came to a halt at the edge of a steep incline.
ramp • a ramp to facilitate entry into the pool from a wheelchair
gradient • a hill with a gradient of 1 in 3
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acclivityan upward slope, esp of the ground
ascensionIn some religions, when someone goes to heaven, you can refer to their ascension to heaven.
• the resurrection and ascension of Jesus Christ
gradientA gradient is a slope, or the degree to which the ground slopes.
• a hill with a gradient of 1 in 3
Thesaurus for ascent from the Collins English Thesaurus