Ascending - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈsendɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word ascending
Brit.  |əˈsendɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word ascending
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to ascend

noun

- the act of changing location in an upward direction (syn: ascension, ascent, rise)

adjective

- moving or going or growing upward

Examples

She worked as a clerk before ascending to her current position.

They opposed the idea of ascending further.

This pretty village is situated about a mile west of the town, ascending a hill.

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