Ascend

Meaning & Definition of “ascend”(verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

A climber is ascending a cliff.

<Similar Words>
A climber is climbing a cliff.
A climber is going up a cliff.
<Opposite Words>

descending

A climber is descending a cliff.
A climber is climbing down a cliff.
A climber is going down a cliff.

 

Arrange

Meaning & Definition of “arrange”(verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

A woman is arranging flowers.

 

A man is arranging his necktie.
<Similar Words>
A man is adjusting his necktie.
A man is fixing his necktie.

 

A man is getting his bow tie arranged.
<Similar Words>
A man is getting his bow tie adjusted.
A man is getting his bow tie fixed.

Chairs have been arranged in a circle for the meeting.

If you arrange a group of things somewhere, you put them in a particular order or position.

<Similar Words>
Chairs have been set in a circle.
Chairs have been positioned in a circle.
Chairs have been placed in a circle.
Chairs have been put in a circle.
<Other usage>

To plan, prepare for, or organize something:

I arranged a meeting for Monday afternoon at 3:30.

If you arrange an event or meeting, you make plans for it to happen.
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She’s arranged for her daughter to have piano lessons.

If you arrange something for someone, you make it possible for them to have it or to do it.
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