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There are 8 meanings of the word Erupt.

How to pronounce erupt:


Erupt - as a verb

Start abruptly

Example: "After 1989, peace broke out in the former east bloc"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
break out

Erupt or intensify suddenly

Example: "Unrest erupted in the country"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
break openburst outflare8irrupt8

Start to burn or burst into flames

Example: "Marsh gases ignited suddenly"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
catch firecombust13conflagrate17ignite7take fire
Hypernyms (Closely Related)
change stateturn4
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Break out

Example: "The tooth erupted and had to be extracted"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
break throughcome outpush through
Hypernyms (Closely Related)
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Become active and spew forth lava and rocks

Example: "Vesuvius erupts once in a while"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up

Example: "Break into tears"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Appear on the skin

Example: "A rash erupted on her arms after she had touched the exotic plant"

Become raw or open

Example: "He broke out in hives"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
break outrecrudesce15

Example Sentences

"The volcano erupted with a deafening boom."
"Emotions erupted as the crowd cheered for their team."
"The protesters erupted in anger and started throwing rocks."
"Suddenly, a fight erupted between the two rival gangs."
"Laughter erupted from the children as the clown entered the room."
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Word Game Points

Is ERUPT a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, erupt is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

ERUPT has a SCRABBLE points total of 7.

Is ERUPT a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, erupt is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
ERUPT has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 9.

Is ERUPT a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, erupt is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
ERUPT has a WORDFEUD points total of 9.

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