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English verb: burst forth

1. burst forth (motion) jump out from a hiding place and surprise (someone)


SamplesThe attackers leapt out from the bushes.


Synonymsleap out, rush out, sally out


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)appear

2. burst forth (change) be unleashed; emerge with violence or noise


SamplesHis anger exploded.


Synonymsbreak loose, explode


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)change state, turn

3. burst forth (change) come into or as if into flower


SamplesThese manifestations effloresced in the past.


Synonymseffloresce


Pattern of useSomething ----s


Broader (hypernym)bloom, blossom, flower









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