rise from one's seat

  • 1 rise — rise1 [ raız ] (past tense rose [ rouz ] ; past participle ris|en [ rızn ] ) verb intransitive *** ▸ 1 move upward ▸ 2 increase ▸ 3 achieve success/power ▸ 4 stand up ▸ 5 be tall/high ▸ 6 fight against government ▸ 7 become red ▸ + PHRASES 1. )… …

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  • 2 Seat belt legislation — is a law or laws put in place to enforce or require, the fitting of seat belts to motor vehicles, or the wearing of seat belts by motor vehicle occupants. Most western countries have some seat belt legislation.Fact|date=March 2008.The legal… …

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  • 4 One Nation (Australia) — Not to be confused with the One Nation program of infrastructure works carried out from 1991 to 1996 by the Keating Labor Government. One Nation Leader Pauline Hanson (1997–2003) …

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  • 6 One-armed bandit murder — The one armed bandit murder was a criminal case in the north east of England. The case involved the murder of Angus Sibbet in 1967. The following trial resulted in life sentences for Dennis Stafford and Michael Luvaglio. Both men were released on …

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  • 7 List of characters from The Sopranos — The characters from the HBO series, The Sopranos that are friends or family of the Sopranos. Contents 1 Soprano family blood relations 1.1 Domenica Nica Baccalieri 1.2 Anthony Tony B. Blundetto …

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  • 8 List of characters from The Sopranos - friends and family — The following is a listing of fictional characters from the HBO series, The Sopranos that are friends or family of the Sopranos. oprano family blood relationsDomenica Baccalieri*Played by: Kimberly Laughlin and Brianna Laughlin *Appears in:… …

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  • 9 MODERN TIMES – FROM THE 1880S TO THE EARLY 21ST CENTURY — introduction effects of anti jewish discrimination in russia pogroms and mass emigration german jewry racism and antisemitism The Economic Crisis of the Early 1930s In Soviet Russia after 1917 new types of social organization contribution to… …

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  • 10 English language idioms derived from baseball — B = * ballpark: in the ballpark, ballpark figure, and out of the ballpark mdash; Ballpark has been used to mean a broad area of approximation or similarity, or a range within which comparison is possible; this usage OED dates to 1960. Another… …

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  • 11 Mitsubishi RISE — Reinforced Impact Safety Evolution (RISE) or Realized Impact Safety Evolution is the brand name of Mitsubishi s patented safety body construction system.[1][2] It was first introduced in the 1996 Mitsubishi Galant.[1] Initially designed to… …

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  • 12 Prophecy from Kremna — Memorial complex of clairvoyant Tarabići in Kremna near Užice, Serbia. The Kremna Prophecies or Prophecy from Kremna are a collection of prophecies purporting to have been written before twentieth century events that they describe. While the… …

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  • 13 History of Formula One — Formula One has its roots in the European Grand Prix motor racing ( q.v. for pre 1947 history) of the 1920s and 1930s. However, the foundation of Formula One began in 1946 with the Fédération Internationale de l Automobile s (FIA s)… …

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  • 14 Allegations of cheating in the 1994 Formula One season — There were several instances of allegations of cheating in the 1994 Formula One season concerning several teams involved in the sport. One of the main allegations surrounded the Benetton team. The team were alleged to have been using illegal… …

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  • 15 History of Cape Colony from 1806 to 1870 — The history of Cape Colony from 1806 to 1870 spans the period of the history of Cape Colony during the Cape Frontier Wars, also called the Kaffir Wars, which lasted from 1811 to 1858. The wars were fought between the European colonists and the… …

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  • 16 List of oracular statements from Delphi — Pythia was the priestess presiding over the Oracle of Apollo at Delphi. There are more than 500 supposed Oracular statements which have survived from various sources referring to the oracle at Delphi. Many are anecdotal, and have survived as… …

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  • 17 To set one's cap for — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …

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  • 18 To set one's self against — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …

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  • 19 To set one's teeth — Set Set (s[e^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Set}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Setting}.] [OE. setten, AS. setton; akin to OS. settian, OFries. setta, D. zetten, OHG. sezzen, G. setzen, Icel. setja, Sw. s[ a]tta, Dan. s?tte, Goth. satjan; causative from the root… …

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  • 20 Hugh Seat — Infobox Mountain Name = Hugh Seat Photo = ladypillar sketch.jpg Caption = The summit, Lady s Pillar Elevation = 689 m (2,260 ft) Location = Mallerstang, Cumbria, England Range = Pennines Prominence = ca 80 m| Parent peak = Great Shunner Fell… …

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