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Synonyms for ascend

slope upwards

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move up

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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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The day homosexuals receive Anglican church approval and/or the day the adulterous Prince Charles ascends the throne of England thereby becoming the head of the Anglican church, I will boycott the Anglican church and build a church of my own within my own heart.
However, it must be admitted that he ascends the throne of his minor duchy at a moment that seems altogether ominous for dance coverage in The New York Times.
Instead she will simply be known as Mrs Mountbatten-Windsor, the family name Prince Charles will take as a tribute to his beloved uncle Lord Mountbatten when he 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.
Terry Sanderson, president of the National Secular Society, said: "It is extraordinary that a bishop of the Church of England should be a republican, given that William - when he ascends the throne - will be his boss.
Some politicians and academics are concerned that if Princess Aiko, the only child of Crown Prince Naruhito and Crown Princess Masako, marries a commoner and her child ascends the throne in line with the panel's proposal, the imperial line will shift to a ''female-line'' which they say has never happened before to the world's oldest hereditary monarchy.