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


On the first day of this labor parliament, up rose a stolid Pole.

And up rose the dauntless Matilda, who feared neither man nor ghost.

Up rose the sun while the iron fighting men were yet going by.

Up rose buzzards, scolding in angry discord at my interruption.

Up rose the rowers, and their war-gear rattled as they rose.

Up rose the audience as one man, as with one voice that dear name was shouted.

Suddenly she, too, righted; up rose the masts, in all their height and symmetry it seemed.

Up rose the basket; the fox heard a piteous mew, and no more.

Up rose the smoke, and with it came his old friend, the little dwarf.

I made for the door; up rose my father quickly and asked me what I meant to do.