eruptverb [ I ]uk /ɪˈrʌpt/ us /ɪˈrʌpt/
erupt verb [ I ] (VOLCANO)
- Inner-city riots erupted when a local man was shot by police.
- Violence erupted in the city on Friday night.
- A big diplomatic row erupted as a result.
- Spontaneous demonstrations erupt almost daily.
- A legal fight has erupted between two of the world's largest oil companies.
erupt verb [ I ] (START SUDDENLY)
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