Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. erupt

verb. ['ɪˈrʌpt, ˈiːrəpt'] start abruptly.

Synonyms

  • break out
  • begin

Antonyms

  • get well
  • close
  • fall asleep

Etymology

  • eruptus (Latin)

Featured Games

Rhymes with Erupt

  • bankrupt
  • developed
  • egypt

How to spell erupt? Is it europt? Or errupt? Common misspellings are:

  • europt
  • errupt

Sentences with erupt


1. Verb, base form
If you don't put out the sparks, the fires of her anger may just erupt again.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Most are characterized by their shape or the way they erupt.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Let the kids repeat the volcano experiment multiple times for the fun of making the volcano erupt.

Quotes about erupt


1. Poetry happens when there is nothing to say but you have a volcano hidden inside you waiting to erupt.
- Debasish Mridha

2. erupt

verb. ['ɪˈrʌpt, ˈiːrəpt'] erupt or intensify suddenly.

Synonyms

  • intensify
  • irrupt
  • flare
  • flare up
  • break open
  • burst out

Antonyms

  • tense
  • boil
  • open
  • alkalize

Etymology

  • eruptus (Latin)

3. erupt

verb. ['ɪˈrʌpt, ˈiːrəpt'] become active and spew forth lava and rocks.

Synonyms

  • belch
  • extravasate
  • burst

Antonyms

  • extinguish
  • hypopigmentation
  • conserve
  • heat

Etymology

  • eruptus (Latin)

4. erupt

verb. ['ɪˈrʌpt, ˈiːrəpt'] start to burn or burst into flames.

Synonyms

  • burn
  • change state
  • conflagrate
  • catch fire
  • take fire
  • light up
  • blow out
  • catch
  • turn
  • ignite

Antonyms

  • thin
  • darken
  • overcast
  • ignite

Etymology

  • eruptus (Latin)

5. erupt

verb. ['ɪˈrʌpt, ˈiːrəpt'] break out.

Synonyms

  • come out
  • push through
  • appear
  • break through

Antonyms

  • engage
  • empty
  • be born
  • freeze

Etymology

  • eruptus (Latin)

6. erupt

verb. ['ɪˈrʌpt, ˈiːrəpt'] become raw or open.

Synonyms

  • break out
  • trouble
  • pain
  • ail

Antonyms

  • die
  • demulsify
  • cool
  • curdle

Etymology

  • eruptus (Latin)

7. erupt

verb. ['ɪˈrʌpt, ˈiːrəpt'] force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up.

Synonyms

  • express emotion
  • burst
  • break

Antonyms

  • gain
  • better
  • worsen
  • undress

Etymology

  • eruptus (Latin)

8. erupt

verb. ['ɪˈrʌpt, ˈiːrəpt'] appear on the skin.

Synonyms

  • push through
  • appear
  • break through

Antonyms

  • acidify
  • fill
  • homogenise
  • reduce

Etymology

  • eruptus (Latin)
Synonym.com