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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
 
Uprise
 
  Uprisen as a prayer.
            —Philip James Bailey
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  Uprising, like a bubble in a stream.
            —Gertrude Bloede
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  Uprise like the islands of the Cyclades as seen from the mountains of Negroponte.
            —Paul Bourget
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  Uprise, like a tempestuous ocean.
            —Percy Bysshe Shelley
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Uprising like the smoke wraith,
Blue ascending into heaven’s blue.
            —Ellen Burns Sherman
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