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ascend
used in All Quiet on the Western Front

2 uses
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Definition
to move or slope upward — sometimes figuratively as when climbing the corporate ladder
  • At the right-hand corner the green cathedral spire ascends into the pale blue sky of the evening.
    Chapter 6 (55% in)
ascends = goes upward
  • Every morning larks ascend from No Man's Land.
    Chapter 6 (78% in)
ascend = fly up
There are no more uses of "ascend" in All Quiet on the Western Front.

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