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English noun: egress

1. egress (event) (astronomy) the reappearance of a celestial body after an eclipse


Synonymsemersion


Broader (hypernym)reappearance


Part meronymeclipse, occultation


Domain categoryastronomy, uranology


Antonymsingress, immersion

2. egress (event) the becoming visible


SamplesNot a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins.


Synonymsemergence, issue


Broader (hypernym)beginning


Narrower (hyponym)dissilience, eruption

3. egress (act) the act of coming (or going) out; becoming apparent


Synonymsegression, emergence


Broader (hypernym)act, deed, human action, human activity


Narrower (hyponym)emanation, emission, surfacing


English verb: egress

1. egress (change) come out of


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


Synonymscome forth, come out, emerge, 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









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