a city in NE Illinois.
noun 1. a borough in NE New Jersey.
noun 1. a city in NE Illinois.
noun, Hinduism. 1. an inspired sage or poet. 2. (initial capital letter) one of seven of these to whom the Vedas supposedly were revealed.
- Rise to the occasion
Show unexpected skill in dealing with a difficulty that arises, as in The leading man broke his leg in the first act but his understudy rose to the occasion and was rewarded with excellent reviews. [ Mid-1800s ]