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Synonyms for burst

Synonyms for burst

to come open or fly apart suddenly and violently, as from internal pressure

to release or cause to release energy suddenly and violently, especially with a loud noise

to become manifest suddenly and in full force

burst out: to speak suddenly or sharply, as from surprise or emotion

a violent release of confined energy, usually accompanied by a loud sound and shock waves

a sudden violent expression, as of emotion

a concentrated outpouring, as of missiles, words, or blows

Synonyms for burst

the act of exploding or bursting

rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms

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a sudden flurry of activity (often for no obvious reason)

Synonyms

a sudden intense happening

come open suddenly and violently, as if from internal pressure

force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up

burst outward, usually with noise

move suddenly, energetically, or violently

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be in a state of movement or action

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emerge suddenly

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break open or apart suddenly and forcefully

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Programmes which inspire children to burst bubbles and draw pictures will match their movements to prescribed therapy programmes, encouraging healing movements.
These are the unforeseen consequences that trigger crises, burst bubbles, systemic catastrophes--and alternate possibilities, too.
The consequences of burst bubbles in Japan in the 1980's and in the United States last year are powerful reasons why China's government has acted with such determination, while the legacy of a functioning centralized system may explain why it has proven capable of doing so decisively.
The consequences of burst bubbles in Japan in the 1980s and in the United States last year are powerful reasons why China's government has acted with such determination, while the legacy of a functioning centralized system may explain why it has proven capable of doing so decisively.
Research carried out in Japan after its long period of recession and burst bubbles found that chasing a well-priced equity properly was returning around 3% a year, at a time when the markets those investors were operating in were performing at -4% annually.
On the premise that it's never too early to burst bubbles, the simple answer is no.