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Rising

Definition

[n] organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another
[n] a movement upward; "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
[adj] newly come into prominence; "a rising young politician"
[adj] coming to maturity; "the rising generation"
[adj] sloping upward
[adj] (of a heavenly body) becoming visible above the horizon; "the rising sun"
[adj] advancing or becoming higher or greater in degree or value or status; "a rising trend"; "a rising market"
[adj] preceding the climax especially of a dramatic or narrative plot; "the rising action"
[adj] increasing in amount or degree; "rising prices"

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Antonyms

fall, falling, setting