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burst forth

verb

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  1. to develop suddenly and violently hives burst forth on the child's arms and face whenever she goes near that plant Synonyms blaze (up), break out, erupt (forth), explode, flame, flare (up)Related Words rocket, skyrocket; balloon, burgeon (also bourgeon), mount, multiply, mushroom, proliferate, snowball, swell, wax; blow up, detonate, touch off


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