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Verb
Present participle for 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
Present participle for to come into existence
“The art springs from the country's Muslim heritage.”
Verb
Present participle for 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
Present participle for originate or arise from
“Hope, though, does spring from some unexpected corners.”
Verb
Present participle for to set free (as from slavery or confinement)
“… had to spend a night in jail until their lawyer could come to spring them.”
Verb
Present participle for to move or jump suddenly or rapidly upwards or forwards
Verb
Present participle for to present or propose something suddenly or unexpectedly to (someone)
“He chose a November night in 1892 to spring his idea on the Intelligentsia of Paris with a speech at the Sorbornne.”
Verb
Coming into existence
“Hotels are springing up all along the coast.”
Adjective
Excellent, very fun
Adjective
Emergent
Noun
A substance or form of radiation given off by something
Noun
An act of breaking free from confinement or control
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