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Definition 1: come into existence; take on form or shape - [verb of stative]

Samples where spring up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • A new religious movement originated in that country
  • a love that sprang up from friendship
  • the idea for the book grew out of a short story
  • An interesting phenomenon uprose

Synonyms for spring up in the sense of this definition

(spring up is a kind of ...) come into existence

"What becomes has duration"

(... is a kind of spring up ) rise again

"His need for a meal resurged" "The candidate resurged after leaving politics for several years"

(... is a kind of spring up ) happen or occur as a result of something

(... is a kind of spring up ) to be the product or result

"Melons come from a vine" "Understanding comes from experience"

(... is a kind of spring up ) come up (as of feelings and thoughts, or other ephemeral things)

"Strong emotions welled up" "Smoke swelled from it"

(... is a kind of spring up ) take its rise

"These rivers head from a mountain range in the Himalayas"

(spring up has a similar meaning as ...) be gradually disclosed or unfolded; become manifest

"The plot developed slowly"

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