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rise above something

phrasal verb with rise  us   /rɑɪz/ verb (past tense rose  /roʊz/ , past participle risen  /ˈrɪz·ən/ )
to not ​allow something ​unpleasant to ​influenceyourbehavior: She rose above the ​personaltragedy in her ​life and ​became a ​senator.
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