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erupts

verb
present tense third-person singular of erupt

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1 to violently throw out or off (something from within)
  • the volcano erupted clouds of poisonous gas and tons of hot ash

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2 to develop suddenly and violently
  • a fire erupted, and flames soon engulfed the room

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“Erupts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/erupts. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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