an increase in payExamples
(Note The US term is raise.)
She asked her boss for a rise.
He had a 6 per cent rise in January.
to move upwards or to become higher
Prices or Salaries are rising faster than inflation.
Interest rates have risen to 15 per cent.
(Note rising - rose - risen)
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