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Definitions and Synonyms of burst out | Another word for burst out | What is burst out?

Definition 1: erupt or intensify suddenly - [verb of change]

Samples where burst out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Unrest erupted in the country
  • Tempers flared at the meeting
  • The crowd irrupted into a burst of patriotism

Synonyms for burst out in the sense of this definition

(burst out is a kind of ...) become more intense

"The debate intensified" "His dislike for raw fish only deepened in Japan"

Definition 2: appear suddenly - [verb of change]

Samples where burst out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Spring popped up everywhere in the valley

Synonyms for burst out in the sense of this definition

(burst out is a kind of ...) come into sight or view

"He suddenly appeared at the wedding" "A new star appeared on the horizon"

Definition 3: give sudden release to an expression - [verb of communication]

Samples where burst out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We burst out laughing
  • `I hate you,' she burst out

(burst out is a kind of ...) give expression to

"She showed her disappointment"

(... is a kind of burst out ) burst out with a violent or profane utterance

"ripped out a vicious oath" "ripped out with an oath"

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