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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)


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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Due to the odd nature of the radio bursts, some scientists believe that they came from extraterrestrial beings.
ASKAP is an array of multiple dish antennas and the burst had to travel a different distance to each dish, reaching them all at a slightly different time.
All patients were examined for burst abdomen on 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 15 postoperative days.
Australian researchers using a CSIRO radio telescope in Western Australia have nearly doubled the known number of 'fast radio bursts' -- powerful flashes of radio waves from deep space.
Criteria and indexes of rock burst and rock burst classification
Jansky Very Large Array in New Mexico to catch nine bursts from FRB 121102, localizing it to within 0.1 arcsecond.
Resource Allocation runs the resource scheduling algorithm to schedule burst-flows and allocate them channel resource, in order to achieve high resource utilization and avoid the high burst loss rate.
This study was designed to assess the effects of Burst stimulation from St.
MSHA also issued the mine three citations for failure to support or otherwise control the mine ribs in order to protect miners from being exposed to the hazardous conditions associated with a coal burst; failure to recognize a precursor burst May 9; failure to take adequate corrective actions to protect miners from hazardous rib conditions; failure to develop and implement a plan to eliminate the hazardous conditions; failure to immediately report the May 9 event; and failure to preserve the May 9 accident site.
The burst segmentation is another possible solution [1], [3], [11].
An important design aspect of an OBS network is the burst assembly process performed at the edge nodes.
But the collapsing star that created the burst was so far away that it was very weak when it reached us.
''This burst was a once-in-a-century cosmic event,'' NASA astrophysics chief Paul Hertz said at a news conference Thursday.
In addition to mining and geological conditions, rock burst occurrence was also influenced by a lack of the advanced technical equipment required for the mining systems, and an inadequate level of knowledge about the methods for predicting and combating the state leading to rock burst hazard.
NEOCELL'S JOINT BURSTS SOFT CHEWS: NeoCell has introduced Joint Bursts, which combine the nutrients collagen type 2, turmeric and hyaluronic acid into soft chews that are formulated to help keep joints hydrated.