break out

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break out

verb

Definition of BREAK OUT

to develop suddenly and violently <in the wake of news reports of deaths from the flu, panic broke out, and there was a mad rush for flu shots>
Synonyms blaze (up), break out, burst (forth), explode, flame, flare (up)

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