English adjective: ascending
|1.||ascending moving or going or growing upward|
|Samples||The ascending plane.|
The ascending staircase.
The ascending stems of chickweed.
|Similar||acclivitous, ascendant, ascendent, ascensive, assurgent, assurgent, highflying, rising, scandent, up, uphill, upward|
English noun: ascending
|1.||ascending (act) the act of changing location in an upward direction|
|Synonyms||ascension, ascent, rise|
|Broader (hypernym)||motion, move, movement|
|Narrower (hyponym)||climb, heave, heaving, levitation, mount, soar, zoom|