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Noun
Move or jump suddenly or rapidly upwards or forwards
“They hid behind the doorway and listened, preparing to spring out and attack if needed.”
Noun
Season following winter
“We're getting married next spring.”
Noun
The origin or a source of something
“It becomes impossible to see the springs of the play's action in terms of mere idiosyncratic personal grudges or teenage angst.”
Noun
A place where water or oil wells up from an underground source, or the basin or flow formed in such a way
“The hamlet is home to about 30 people who take their drinking water from a spring high on the moors above the valley - a source used for centuries.”
Noun
Elasticity
“Groaning, I attempted to sit up as I felt the sharp jabbing a of a bed coil that had long lost its spring shove its way into my side.”
Noun
Coiled object
Noun
“There was a new spring in his step.”
Verb
Move or jump suddenly or rapidly upwards or forwards
“They hid behind the doorway and listened, preparing to spring out and attack if needed.”
Verb
To come into existence
“The art springs from the country's Muslim heritage.”
Verb
Move rapidly or suddenly from a constrained position by or as if by the action of a spring
“It's raining outside and black umbrellas spring open.”
Verb
Originate or arise from
“Hope, though, does spring from some unexpected corners.”
Verb
“… had to spend a night in jail until their lawyer could come to spring them.”
Verb
Verb
“He chose a November night in 1892 to spring his idea on the Intelligentsia of Paris with a speech at the Sorbornne.”
Verb
“Hotels are springing up all along the coast.”
Adjective
“Two days of warm spring weather.”
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