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English verb: emerge

1. emerge (change) come out into view, as from concealment

SamplesSuddenly, the proprietor emerged from his office.

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

Broader (hypernym)appear

Narrower (hyponym)burst, shell

2. emerge (change) come out of

SamplesWater issued from the hole in the wall.
The words seemed to come out by themselves.

Synonymscome forth, come out, egress, go forth, issue

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

Narrower (hyponym)come out, debouch, escape, fall, fall out, leak, pop out, radiate

3. emerge (change) become known or apparent

SamplesSome nice results emerged from the study.

Pattern of useIt ----s that CLAUSE

Broader (hypernym)appear

4. emerge (motion) come up to the surface of or rise

SamplesHe felt new emotions emerge.

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

Broader (hypernym)come up, rise, rise up, surface

5. emerge (stative) happen or occur as a result of something

Synonymscome forth

Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)arise, develop, grow, originate, rise, spring up, uprise

Narrower (hyponym)break

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