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verb as in come into being; proceed

verb as in get, stand, or go up


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FDA typically convenes such a panel before deciding whether to approve a drug in situations where there are questions arising from clinical trial data.

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There are some concerns arising that are more profound and frightening — like the crushing effect the pandemic is having on our mental health, particularly that of children.

The island toads’ short legs may have arisen because there’s little pressure on tiny islands to move into new territory quickly to beat competing toads to an area of rich resources, unlike what cane toads invading Australia are experiencing.

I took it as tongue-in-cheek — but even then, it could be taken as a defensive, preemptive joke arising from all the times she’s had to hear about it, since she’s no doubt heard about it, given the double standard.

That doesn’t have to arise because a manager’s just trying to pad their numbers.

Whenever the opportunity has arisen the public has thirsted for the excitement that scientific discovery engenders.

But by attempting so strenuously to banish the doubts and suspicions that had arisen after Nov.

A very complicated ethical debate has arisen from the mess that is the Guantánamo Bay detention camp.

The exact origin of its discovery is unknown, but may have arisen from a hunt led by the Babylonians.

No—the swamps in which these fevers have arisen in our history have been almost entirely right wing.

A furious controversy concerning this picture had arisen among art critics.

A friendship had arisen between them, which the years had idealized rather than impaired.

And it may safely be said that with its improvement, has arisen also the extension and wide spread practice of music generally.

Edna's desire to see Mademoiselle Reisz had increased tenfold since these unlooked-for obstacles had arisen to thwart it.

Many questions have arisen between pledgors and pledgees about their rights to vote the pledged stock.

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On this page you'll find 55 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to arisen, such as: emerge, begin, derive, appear, happen, and originate.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.