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Erupt meaning

erupt - 6 dictionary results

  1. 1. become active and spew forth lava and rocks; " Vesuvius erupts once in a while"
  2. 2. erupt or intensify suddenly; " Unrest erupted in the country"; " Tempers flared at the meeting"; " The crowd irrupted into a burst of patriotism"
  3. 3. become raw or open; " He broke out in hives"; " My skin breaks out when I eat strawberries"; " Such boils tend to recrudesce"
  4. 4. To cause to burst forth; to eject; as, to erupt lava.
  5. 5. To eject something, esp. lava, water, etc., as a volcano or geyser.
  6. 6. To burst forth; to break out, as ashes from a volcano, teeth through the gums, etc.

erupt - examples of usage

  1. It might erupt at any minute, spreading ruin and destruction in all directions. - "The Boy Scout Aviators", George Durston.
  2. We've got to deal with them before they erupt." - "Black Man's Burden", Dallas McCord Reynolds.
  3. " From the symptoms," spoke Weary mildly, rising to an elbow, " Andy's about to erupt one of those wide, hot, rushing streams of melted imagination that bursts forth from his think- works ever so often. - "The Happy Family", Bertha Muzzy Bower.
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