position or condition to be principal or in control
- tending or directed up
- most effective or essential or influential
- someone from that you tend to be descended (but usually much more remote than a grandparent)
- Rising toward the zenith; over the horizon.
- increasing; ascending.
- better; surpassing; ruling.
(a.) Rising toward the zenith; above the horizon.
- (a.) increasing; ascending.
- (a.) Superior; surpassing; ruling.