erupt

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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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B) Kilauea has been erupting for the past 28 years, and it produces lots of lava and vog that can harm people living nearby.
These images, all of roughly the same thing (an erupting volcano), traffic in nostalgia; through repetition, Cvijanovic makes us aware of our desire to be engulfed by it.
The well flowed 500 gallons/minute (30 litres/second) of boiling water 200 feet into the air continuously for 6 months before reverting to a spectacular geyser erupting at regular intervals.
That's because this happens a lot, this volcano is erupting many times in the last couple of years and people have been evacuated only to have to return home.
For the first time, Earth scientists have used remotely controlled weather balloons to measure levels of gases from an erupting volcano.
New Zealand's Department of Conservation said that the volcano on Raoul Island, about 1,000 kilometers northeast of Auckland, began erupting Friday morning after a strong sequence of earthquakes.
Even the threat of a dormant volcano erupting beneath his favorite ski resort won't stop him from enjoying the perfect snow conditions.
But, in reality, the chance of a volcano erupting in Los Angeles during the next 1,000 years is essentially zero, said Brett Cox of the U.
Summary: Breathtaking footage of Sakurajima volcano erupting near Japan's Kagoshima City.
Rainier has not erupted since the 1820s, but it is listed as a volcano with a good chance of erupting within the next 10 years.
The United States and its territories are home to 169 volcanoes that are now erupting, have erupted recently, or became dormant so recently that they may merely be napping.
It's one of two Hollywood blockbuster films premiering this year starring red-hot, erupting volcanoes.
A volcano erupting under Europe's largest glacier sent plumes of steam and ash up to 33,000 feet into the sky Saturday, and engineers fear flooding from molten rock melting the glacier.
Ash clouds are blowing eastward, triggering panic among villagers who crowded the streets as they raced away from the erupting volcano.
A rind on the deposits, as well as a certain type of fracturing throughout the material, suggests the erupting asphalt flowed readily but quickly cooled when it hit the 4[degrees]C water of the Gulf's depths.