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  Words related to irrupt

Related / Similar Words: explode, erupt, flare up, flare, break open, burst out, intrude

 

Definition:
  • increase rapidly and in an uncontrolled manner; "The population of India is exploding"; "The island''s rodent population irrupted";
  • erupt or intensify suddenly; "Unrest erupted in the country"; "Tempers flared at the meeting"; "The crowd irrupted into a burst of patriotism";
  • enter uninvited; "They intruded on our dinner party"; "She irrupted into our sitting room";

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    See Also: intrude on, invade, obtrude upon, encroach upon

     

    Hyponyms: break in, bother, barge in, crash, gate-crash, move in on

     

    Derivational Morphology: explosion, outburst, burst, flare-up, outbreak, eruption, irruption, trespass, encroachment, violation, intrusion, usurpation, intruder, interloper, trespasser

     

     
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