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1. surge

verb. ['ˈsɝːdʒ'] rise and move, as in waves or billows.

Synonyms

  • blow up
  • heave
  • billow

Antonyms

  • rough
  • high tide
  • low tide
  • flood tide

Etymology

  • surgen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Surge

  • submerge
  • reemerge
  • converge
  • splurge
  • diverge
  • spurge
  • scourge
  • emerge
  • virge
  • verge
  • serge
  • purge
  • merge
  • dirge
  • burdge
  • birge
  • berge

Example sentences of the word surge


1. Noun, singular or mass
Disconnect the surge tank outlet hose and remove the drive belt.

Quotes containing the word surge


1. But whichever form it took it brought with it, in those moments of bitter anguish, such a desperate surge of hope that it was almost untouchable, and flitted away like a golden butterfly into the bright blue sky - beautiful, unreachable and completely transistent.
- Tabitha Suzuma, A Note of Madness

2. I had not expected the gentle, tentative surge of gratitude I began to feel...for St. Paul's School, the spring, and the early morning. I needed the morning light and the warbling birds. I needed to find a way to live in this place for a moment and get the good of it. I had tried to hold myself apart, and the aloneness proved more terrible than what I had tried to escape.
- Lorene Cary, Black Ice

2. surge

noun. ['ˈsɝːdʒ'] a sudden forceful flow.

Synonyms

  • debris surge
  • flow
  • upsurge
  • onrush
  • flowing
  • spate
  • debris storm

Antonyms

  • recede
  • go
  • spread
  • go off

Etymology

  • surgen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. surge

noun. ['ˈsɝːdʒ'] a sudden or abrupt strong increase.

Synonyms

  • step-up
  • upsurge

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • stay in place
  • set

Etymology

  • surgen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. surge

verb. ['ˈsɝːdʒ'] rise or move forward.

Synonyms

  • run
  • flow
  • course
  • feed

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • unhurried
  • reserved
  • influx

Etymology

  • surgen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. surge

verb. ['ˈsɝːdʒ'] rise rapidly.

Synonyms

  • uprise
  • go up
  • soar upwards
  • soar
  • come up
  • soar up
  • move up
  • rise
  • billow
  • arise
  • lift
  • zoom

Antonyms

  • inflow
  • outflow
  • efflux
  • motionlessness

Etymology

  • surgen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. surge

verb. ['ˈsɝːdʒ'] rise or heave upward under the influence of a natural force such as a wave.

Synonyms

  • go up
  • scend
  • come up
  • move up
  • rise
  • arise
  • lift

Antonyms

  • lower
  • begin
  • linger
  • delay

Etymology

  • surgen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. surge

noun. ['ˈsɝːdʒ'] a large sea wave.

Synonyms

  • wave
  • moving ridge

Antonyms

  • lie down
  • go to bed
  • turn in

Etymology

  • surgen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. surge

verb. ['ˈsɝːdʒ'] see one's performance improve.

Synonyms

  • meliorate
  • improve
  • ameliorate

Antonyms

  • stop
  • stay
  • descent
  • wane

Etymology

  • surgen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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