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Burst

Pronunciation of Burst
/bˈɜːst/, /bˈɜːst/, /b_ˈɜː_s_t/

Antonyms for burst:

go off.

Synonyms for burst:

Sense 1

outbreak, rip through, noise, cacophony, din, flood out, wash away, stir up, glug, flash, spatter, blast, eddy, cast up, stagnate, thunderclap, backfire, pop, clangor, splatter.

Sense 2

blow apart, hail, blare, feedback, hoot, streak, percolate, sluice, subside, pounding, blaze, barrage, racket, self-destruct, beep, fire, soak in, bombardment, slosh, meander, disgorge.

Sense 3

eruption, zap, fulmination, gust, peal, storm, trickle, thunder, siphon, scream, blow off, pour, access, ebb, wash up, neutralize, seethe, blowout, squirt.

Sense 4

empty, slop, swill, sound, lap, fulminate, pump, clamor.

Sense 5

dribble, spout, crest, flow, dynamite, wash, take out, roar, run off.

Sense 6

deepen, shower, go out, stream, overflow, drip, ripple, blow.

Sense 7

crunch, channel, clash, strengthen, spray, dash, drain.

Sense 8

come in, splash.

Sense 9

course.

Sense 10

flood, rush.

Sense 13

well.

Sense 14

roll.

Sense 15

turn.

Sense 19

rise, stand.

Sense 22

catch.

Sense 31

run.

blow up

explode.

flare-up

flare up.

fractured

broken.

ripped

torn.

shatter

shatter.

shot

gunfire.

teem

pullulate, teem.

Sense 1 (noun)

blast, blowout.

Sense 2 (noun)

blare, beep, clamor, cacophony, rush.

Sense 3 (noun)

fire.

Sense 4 (noun)

self-destruct, blow, pop, rip through, blow apart, zap, blow off.

Sense 7 (noun)

channel, dash, cast up, deepen, course, come in, crest, catch.

act (noun)

explosion, fit.

blow-up, blast (noun)

break, split, gust, fit, blowout, access, gush, shower, breach, fusillade, rupture, storm, bombardment, bang, flare, rush, spurt, volley, explosion, eruption, barrage, outbreak, salvo.

burst (noun)

bristle, volley, bust, busted, damaged, outburst, salvo, ruptured, fit, explode, flare up, erupt, abound, break open, split, collapse, explosion, break, fusillade.

explosion (noun)

fulmination.

outburst (noun)

salvo.

snap (noun)

rap, whack, knock, bump, clap, crepitation, thump, snap, flap, crash, slam, boom, click, thwack, smack, tap, bang, report, clack, slap.

violent storm (noun)

gale.

volley (noun)

volley.

blow up, break out (verb)

erupt, fracture, shiver, detonate, shatter, run, spout, explode, pop, blow.

change (verb)

break open, split.

emotion (verb)

break, erupt.

snap (verb)

click, rap, thump, smack, thwack, knock, snap, slam, tap, bump, whack, crash, clack, slap, flap, clap, bang.

snapped (verb)

Clapped, tapped, Clicked, Crashed, Thwacked, whacked, slapped, Bumped, Clacked, Thumped, Rapped, Smacked, Flapped, cracked, Snapped, Knocked, Slammed, Banged.

Usage examples for burst:

  • Upon returning she burst in on her companion. - "The Blue Envelope", Roy J. Snell.
  • I thought my heart would burst! - "The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V.", Kathleen Norris.

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