Student Thesaurus

One entry found for erupt.
Entry Word: erupt
Function: verb
Text: 1 to throw out or off (something from within) often violently <the volcano erupted clouds of poisonous gas and tons of hot ash>
Synonyms belch, disgorge, eject, expel, jet, spew, spout, spurt
Related Words gush, pour, stream, surge; emanate, issue, spring; discharge, emit, fire; cast, fling, heave, hurl, launch, pitch, toss
Near Antonyms bottle (up), contain, restrain, shut (in or up)
2 to develop suddenly and violently <a fire erupted, and flames soon engulfed the room>
Synonyms break out, burst (forth), explode, flame, flare (up)
Related Words burgeon, mushroom, snowball; blow up, detonate, touch off