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1. eruption

noun. ['ˌiːˈrʌpʃən, ˌɪˈrʌpʃən'] the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and volcanic material.

Synonyms

  • volcanic eruption
  • discharge

Antonyms

  • success
  • failure
  • noncurrent

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Words that Rhyme with Volcanic Eruption

  • anticorruption
  • disruption
  • interruption
  • corruption

Example sentences of the word volcanic-eruption


1. Noun Phrase
Creating a construction paper volcano is an engaging way to introduce young children to the concept of volcanic eruptions.

2. Noun Phrase
Crater Lake was formed 7,700 years ago when the peak of Mount Mazama exploded in a massive volcanic eruption.

3. Noun Phrase
Experiment with earth science by simulating a volcanic eruption.

4. Noun Phrase
Though volcanic eruptions are destructive, they are also constructive.

2. volcanic

adjective. ['vɑːlˈkænɪk'] igneous rock produced by eruption and solidified on or near the earth's surface; rhyolite or andesite or basalt.

Antonyms

  • constant

Etymology

  • volcanique (French)
  • -ique (French)

3. eruption

noun. ['ˌiːˈrʌpʃən, ˌɪˈrʌpʃən'] a sudden violent spontaneous occurrence (usually of some undesirable condition).

Synonyms

  • occurrent
  • epidemic
  • recrudescence
  • occurrence
  • outbreak
  • happening
  • natural event

Antonyms

  • prudent
  • disappearance
  • appearance
  • beginning

4. volcanic

adjective. ['vɑːlˈkænɪk'] explosively unstable.

Antonyms

  • steady

Etymology

  • volcanique (French)
  • -ique (French)

5. eruption

noun. ['ˌiːˈrʌpʃən, ˌɪˈrʌpʃən'] the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum.

Synonyms

  • emergence
  • egress

Antonyms

  • hyponatremia
  • hyperglycemia
  • hypoglycemia

6. eruption

noun. ['ˌiːˈrʌpʃən, ˌɪˈrʌpʃən'] (of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so formed).

Synonyms

  • action
  • extravasation
  • eructation
  • activeness

Antonyms

  • inactiveness
  • inaction
  • ecdemic
  • endemic

7. eruption

noun. ['ˌiːˈrʌpʃən, ˌɪˈrʌpʃən'] symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible.

Synonyms

  • symptom
  • eczema vaccinatum
  • exanthem
  • efflorescence
  • skin eruption
  • enanthema
  • enanthem
  • roseola
  • rash
  • skin rash
  • exanthema

Antonyms

  • sympatry
  • absence
  • regularity
  • comprehensibility

8. eruption

noun. ['ˌiːˈrʌpʃən, ˌɪˈrʌpʃən'] a sudden very loud noise.

Synonyms

  • noise
  • water hammer
  • bang
  • blast
  • clap

Antonyms

  • hypernatremia
  • hypokalemia
  • hyperkalemia
  • nondevelopment
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