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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid) v. - Move or act with a sudden increase in speed or energy; Gush forth in a sudden stream or jet.

Usage examples (36)
  • This whole recent spurt is largely concentrated among kids of the upper middle class. ...
  • "Look, they got these things they call spurt bombs.
  • The only point Lenard did not score during the spurt was a technical foul shot by Alvin Williams.
  • I don’t think your current growth spurt is helping, because it makes you fall over all the time. for more
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