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sprang (up)

verb
variants: or sprung (up)
past tense of spring (up)

Synonyms of sprang (up)

to come to one's attention especially gradually or unexpectedly
  • a new issue sprang up at yesterday's meeting of the school board

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“Sprang (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sprang%20%28up%29. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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