Synonyms of 'climb'
Climbing the first hill took half an hour.
He climbed down from the cab.
The plane took off, lost an engine as it climbed, and crashed just off the runway.
Prices have climbed by 21% since the beginning of the year.
The population continues to increase.
We need to increase our charges in order to meet rising costs.
For several hours, tension mounted.
Fresh food is so scarce that prices have rocketed sharply.
Unions and management fear the dispute could escalate.
Promotion can inflate a film's final cost.
Sales shot up by 9% last month.
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If something ascends, it moves up, usually vertically or into the air.
They ascended 55,900 feet in their balloon.
Thesaurus for climb from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you climb something such as a tree, mountain, or ladder , or climb up it, you move towards the top of it. If you climb down it, you move towards the bottom of it.