ascend

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  • verb

Synonyms for ascend

slope upwards

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move up

Synonyms for ascend

to move from a lower to a higher position

to move upward on or along

to attain a higher status, rank, or condition

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travel up, "We ascended the mountain"

go back in order of genealogical succession

become king or queen

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appear to be moving upward, as by means of tendrils

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go along towards (a river's) source

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slope upwards

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come up, of celestial bodies

move to a better position in life or to a better job

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Soon after the king dies and Ramses ascends the throne.
But our survey showed 52% still do not think Camilla should be queen when Charles ascends the throne.
His later marriage to Camilla Parker Bowles likewise raised questions about her status when he ascends the throne.
Soon after, King Seti I (John Turturro) dies and Ramses T ascends the throne.
Meanwhile, back in Asgard, Thor's brother Loki (Tom Hiddleston) ascends the throne and steers the kingdom in a new direction.
He has a wife who will be by his side when he ascends the throne.