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crop (up)

verb

Synonyms of crop (up)

to come to one's attention especially gradually or unexpectedly
  • a new issue has just cropped up in the campaign

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The first known use of crop (up) was in 1844

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“Crop (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crop%20%28up%29. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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