reisyng

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From reysen +‎ -ing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

reisyng (plural reisyngis)

  1. (Late ME) Revival; renewal; quickening.
  2. (Late ME) Starting, causing, motivating an action.
  3. (rare, Late ME) Readying or erecting; making progress on a structure.
  4. (rare, Late ME) Causing to stay erect or upright; righting.
  5. (rare, Late ME) A ripple or tide; a rising in the water.
  6. (rare, Late ME) Elevation; lifting or raising up.
  7. (rare, Late ME) Pridefulness; boastfulness.
  8. (rare, Late ME) Burping; eructation.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]