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Synonyms for erupt

explode

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gush

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break out

Synonyms for erupt

to become manifest suddenly and in full force

to send forth (confined matter) violently

Synonyms for erupt

start abruptly

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erupt or intensify suddenly

become active and spew forth lava and rocks

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force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up

appear on the skin

become raw or open

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It is commonly believed that the canine erupts later than the premolars.
If the volcano does erupt, we can escape quickly," he said.
We can't say when it will erupt, but there have been clear signs that it will erupt soon.
Underwater volcanoes, called seamounts, occur throughout the ocean wherever magma, melted rock inside the Earth, rises to the sea floor and erupts.
5-mile exclusion zone around the volcano, claiming it could erupt at any moment.
A study published this week in the journal Nature Geoscience tries to unravel some of that mystery, and suggesting how supervolcanoes form and why they erupt so rarely.
Helens did, it will erupt with violent force, shooting tons of gas, ash, and superheated volcanic rock or lava into the stratosphere, 50 km (31 mi) above Earth's surface.
Coronal mass ejections (CMEs), in which the sun spews huge magnetic clouds, erupt several times a day.
That means that having a magma that can erupt is a special condition.
But researchers don't know how soon after an S appears an active region will erupt.
If the volcano were to erupt today, scientists predict that the resulting ash cloud would affect areas 1,000 miles away, leaving two thirds of the entire US uninhabitable.
Gamma-ray bursts erupt at random, and spacecraft detect them about once a day.
Of course, many volcanoes erupt with little or no warning.
Over 17,000 people have now been evacuated from villages surrounding Mount Sinabung in Indonesia as the volcano continues to erupt.