What does the word risen mean?

Usage examples for risen

  1. Iris not having risen at the time, he sent for Fanny Mere, and ordered her to get the spare room ready for a guest. – Blind Love by Wilkie Collins
  2. When he entered the room again the blind man had risen from his seat and moved across to the hearth. – The Law of Hemlock Mountain by Hugh Lundsford
  3. She had risen to her feet and half started to cross the room toward the table when the door to the side hall opened and Keith Burton entered the room. – Dawn by Eleanor H. Porter