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surge

noun

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  1. a moving ridge on the surface of water <a huge surge nearly capsized the boat and drenched the hapless fishermen> Synonyms billow, wave, swellRelated Words sea(s); surf; breaker, whitecap; comber, curl; riffle, ripple, wavelet; ground swell, roller; tidal wave, tsunami




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to lessen in amount, effect, or force

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