erupt into

phr verb
Erupt into is used with these nouns as the object: ↑fit

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  • erupt — e|rupt [ıˈrʌpt] v [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: , past participle of erumpere [i] to burst out ] 1.) if fighting, violence, noise etc erupts, it starts suddenly = ↑break out ▪ Violence erupted after police shot a student during the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • erupt — verb ADVERB ▪ violently ▪ the volcano which erupted violently last month ▪ suddenly ▪ His anger suddenly erupted into furious shouting. ▪ periodically …   Collocations dictionary

  • erupt — verb (I) 1 if a volcano erupts, it explodes and sends smoke, fire, and rock into the sky 2 if fighting, violence, loud noises etc erupt, they start suddenly: Gang violence can erupt for no apparent reason. 3 erupt into laughter/shouting etc to… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • erupt — v. (D; intr.) to erupt into (the demonstrations erupted into violence) * * * [ɪ rʌpt] (D; intr.) to erupt into (the demonstrations erupted into violence) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • erupt — [[t]ɪrʌ̱pt[/t]] erupts, erupting, erupted 1) VERB When a volcano erupts, it throws out a lot of hot, melted rock called lava, as well as ash and steam. The volcano erupted in 1980, devastating a large area of Washington state... Scientists say… …   English dictionary

  • erupt — UK [ɪˈrʌpt] / US verb [intransitive] Word forms erupt : present tense I/you/we/they erupt he/she/it erupts present participle erupting past tense erupted past participle erupted 1) if a volcano erupts, it explodes inside and flames, rocks, and… …   English dictionary

  • erupt — e|rupt [ ı rʌpt ] verb intransitive 1. ) to start suddenly with a lot of violence or noise: Police feared that a riot might erupt. a ) if a place erupts, there is suddenly a lot of noise as people start shouting, laughing, or fighting: erupt… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • erupt — 01. Mount St. Helen s [erupted] in 1980, sending ash over a large part of the state of Washington. 02. The [eruption] of Vesuvius resulted in the complete destruction of the town of Pompeii. 03. The volcano has been smoking for weeks, and… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • erupt — Synonyms and related words: OD, appear, arise, bail out, be born, be brought down, be felled, be struck down, be traumatized, become, belch, blow open, blow out, blow up, bob up, boil, break cover, break forth, break out, break through, burst… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • erupt — [ɪˈrʌpt] verb [I] 1) if a VOLCANO erupts, it explodes inside and flames, rocks, and LAVA come out of the top 2) to start suddenly with a lot of violence or noise Heavy fighting erupted in the city on Sunday.[/ex] 3) to suddenly become very angry …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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