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English noun: spirt

1. spirt (event) the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)


Synonymsjet, spurt, squirt


Broader (hypernym)discharge, outpouring, run


Narrower (hyponym)spray, spritz


English verb: spirt

1. spirt (motion) gush forth in a sudden stream or jet


SamplesWater gushed forth.


Synonymsgush, spout, spurt


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP


Broader (hypernym)pour


Narrower (hyponym)blow, pump, whoosh

2. spirt (motion) move or act with a sudden increase in speed or energy


Synonymsforge, spurt


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


Broader (hypernym)go, locomote, move, travel









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