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spurt

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1 a sudden and usually temporary growth of activity
  • a spurt of economic growth for the first quarter of the year
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2 a usually forceful stream of fluid discharged from a narrow opening
  • A sudden spurt of blood rushed out from the opened wound.
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spurt

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1 to flow out in great quantities or with force
  • Water spurted from the garden hose just as I was checking the nozzle.
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2 to violently throw out or off (something from within)
  • The pipe suddenly cracked and began spurting water.
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