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Definition 1: the act of coming (or going) out; becoming apparent - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for egress in the sense of this definition

(egress is a kind of ...) something that people do or cause to happen

(... is a kind of egress ) emerging to the surface and becoming apparent

(... is a kind of egress ) the act of emitting; causing to flow forth

Definition 2: (astronomy) the reappearance of a celestial body after an eclipse - [noun denoting event]

Synonyms for egress in the sense of this definition

(egress is a kind of ...) the event of something appearing again

"the reappearance of Halley's comet"

(... is part of egress) one celestial body obscures another

(egress belongs to category ...) the branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole

Definition 3: the becoming visible - [noun denoting event]

Samples where egress or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • not a day's difference between the emergence of the andrenas and the opening of the willow catkins

Synonyms for egress in the sense of this definition

(egress is a kind of ...) the event consisting of the start of something

"the beginning of the war"

(... is a kind of egress ) the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum

(... is a kind of egress ) the emergence of seeds as seed pods burst open when they are ripe

Definition 4: come out of - [verb of change]

Samples where egress or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Water issued from the hole in the wall
  • The words seemed to come out by themselves

Synonyms for egress in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of egress ) come out suddenly or forcefully

"you stick a bill in the vending machine and the change pops out"

(... is a kind of egress ) issue or emerge in rays or waves

"Heat radiated from the metal box"

(... is a kind of egress ) enter or escape as through a hole or crack or fissure

"Water leaked out of the can into the backpack" "Gas leaked into the basement"

(... is a kind of egress ) issue or leak, as from a small opening

"Gas escaped into the bedroom"

(... is a kind of egress ) come out; issue

"silly phrases fell from her mouth"

(... is a kind of egress ) pass out or emerge; especially of rivers

"The tributary debouched into the big river"

(... is a kind of egress ) come off

"His hair and teeth fell out"

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