Detailed Synonyms for ascent in English


ascent [the ~] noun

  1. the ascent
    the progress; the progression; the ascent; the increase
  2. the ascent
    the progression; the increase; the ascent; the upturn; the uplift; the rise; the boom
  3. the ascent
    the increase; the rise; the ascent; the rising; the uplift; the going up
  4. the ascent
    the climb; the ascension; the ascent
  5. the ascent
    the ascent; the climb; the climbing
  6. the ascent
    – the act of changing location in an upward direction 1
    the rise; the ascent; the ascension; the ascending
    – the act of changing location in an upward direction 1
  7. the ascent
    – a movement upward 1
    the rise; the rising; the ascent; the ascension
    – a movement upward 1
    • rise [the ~] noun
      • they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon1
    • rising [the ~] noun
    • ascent [the ~] noun
    • ascension [the ~] noun
  8. the ascent
    – an upward slope or grade (as in a road) 1
    the raise; the rise; the ascent; the climb; the upgrade; the acclivity
    – an upward slope or grade (as in a road) 1

to ascent verb (ascents, ascented, ascenting)

  1. to ascent
    to increase; to rise; to expand; to grow; to extend; to ascent; to arise; to add to
    • increase verb (increases, increased, increasing)
    • rise verb (rises, rose, rising)
    • expand verb (expands, expanded, expanding)
    • grow verb (grows, grew, growing)
    • extend verb (extends, extended, extending)
    • ascent verb (ascents, ascented, ascenting)
    • arise verb (arises, arised, arising)
    • add to verb (adds to, added to, adding to)
  2. to ascent
    to rise; to stand up; to rise up; to arise; to ascent
    • rise verb (rises, rose, rising)
    • stand up verb (stands up, stood up, standing up)
    • rise up verb (rises up, rose up, rising up)
    • arise verb (arises, arised, arising)
    • ascent verb (ascents, ascented, ascenting)

Conjugations for ascent:

  1. ascent
  2. ascent
  3. ascents
  4. ascent
  5. ascent
  6. ascent
simple past
  1. ascented
  2. ascented
  3. ascented
  4. ascented
  5. ascented
  6. ascented
present perfect
  1. have ascented
  2. have ascented
  3. has ascented
  4. have ascented
  5. have ascented
  6. have ascented
past continuous
  1. was ascenting
  2. were ascenting
  3. was ascenting
  4. were ascenting
  5. were ascenting
  6. were ascenting
  1. shall ascent
  2. will ascent
  3. will ascent
  4. shall ascent
  5. will ascent
  6. will ascent
continuous present
  1. am ascenting
  2. are ascenting
  3. is ascenting
  4. are ascenting
  5. are ascenting
  6. are ascenting
  1. be ascented
  2. be ascented
  3. be ascented
  4. be ascented
  5. be ascented
  6. be ascented
  1. ascent!
  2. let's ascent!
  3. ascented
  4. ascenting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they


  1. ascent
  2. ascent
  3. ascent

Related Words for "ascent":

  • ascents

Alternate Synonyms for "ascent":

Antonyms for "ascent":

Related Definitions for "ascent":

  1. the act of changing location in an upward direction1
  2. a movement upward1
  3. an upward slope or grade (as in a road)1