Meaning : Travel up.
We ascended the mountain.
Go up a ladder.
The mountaineers slowly ascended the steep slope.
Synonyms : go up
Meaning : Go back in order of genealogical succession.
Inheritance may not ascend linearly.
Meaning : Become king or queen.
She ascended to the throne after the King's death.
Meaning : Appear to be moving upward, as by means of tendrils.
The vine climbed up the side of the house.
Synonyms : climb up
Meaning : Go along towards (a river's) source.
The boat ascended the Delaware.
Meaning : Slope upwards.
The path ascended to the top of the hill.