Definition of 'rising'
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Which rising star from your team should we look out for? Times, Sunday Times (2010)They receive coaching and training and also act as mentors to rising swimming stars. The Sun (2012)It comes on top of rising motoring costs and higher tax bills for millions. The Sun (2008)Industrial users fear that green policies prompting rising power prices will make them uncompetitive compared with their international peers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Most of the occupants were brewery workers who on account of their early rising resented bitterly being told to take shelter. BomberThere are a number of reasons for this, including rising property prices. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The expectation of continuing rising prices converts today's expenditure to investment in stocks. Basic Marketing. Principles and Practice (1986)We are constantly told that the benefits of early rising include higher productivity, better concentration and so on. Times, Sunday Times (2014)ALMOST half of motorists claim they will be forced to drive fewer miles and make fewer trips because of rising motoring costs. The Sun (2013)The focus will be on smaller building societies, which are thought to be using rising prices as an excuse to relax lending standards. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A year ago many firms were increasing inventories, fearing rising commodity prices. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The boss said a Yes result would mean poorer families, fewer jobs and rising borrowing costs. The Sun (2014)This new source of competition could be an irritation for landlords of the long-term variety who have been enjoying rising demand and returns for their services. Times, Sunday Times (2010)How could an economy grow, and benefit from rising spending, if people were not getting better off? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Previously, the group has been able to protect its margins by offsetting rising costs with like-for-like sales growth. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Energy firms have a strong presence again in this year's league table, reflecting rising demand and high prices over the period. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Although there were few visible signs of inflation, the pool of available workers was shrinking, and this could not continue indefinitely without sparking rising prices. DOT.CON (2001)A RISING number of pet dogs are being diagnosed with allergies to meat. The Sun (2016)
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