The process of or an action or instance of coming to prominence.
A period of decline
An increase in amount
In Christianity, the bodily rising of Jesus into heaven on the 40th day after his Resurrection.
An inclined surface; a slope or gradient:
The slope of the tangent line to a given curve at a designated point
An upward slope of ground
The definition of a grade is a way of rating the quality, worth, rank or order of things or how well someone performed.
(Geog.) Height above sea level; altitude
Elevation above a given level, as of the sun or a star above the horizon; altitude.
Development, advancement, or improvement, as toward a goal:
A wild leek (Allium tricoccum) having a pair of broad basal leaves in spring, followed by a naked flower stalk: its strongly flavored bulbs are edible
A projection or prominence
A source, beginning, or motive:
(Computers) A software program that provides added enhancements over an earlier version.
The act of something being lifted upward.
A downward incline or passage; a slope:
The act of something being lowered.
An act of climbing; an ascent:
the act of changing location in an upward direction
Find another word for ascent. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for ascent, like: rise, decline, raise, climbing, ascension, incline, slope, acclivity, grade, advancement and elevation.