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Noun
A source of water, usually from a hole in the ground
Noun
A pad on which a person can recline and sleep, usually having an inner section of coiled springs covered with foam or other cushioning material then enclosed with cloth fabric
Noun
Plural for the season following winter
“In December, the stalks were closely garnished with flowers, and in the spring, when the flowers dropped off, they were succeeded by young plants.”
Noun
Plural for a coiled shape or device
“The spring broke because its iron was too poor to sustain the stress.”
Noun
Plural for the ability to spring back strongly, or the quality of being flexible
“I felt the sharp jabbing of a bed coil that had long lost its spring shove its way into my side.”
Noun
Plural for a sudden move or jump upwards or forwards
“With a spring, he jumped out of the alleyway and hoofed it back to his apartment.”
Noun
Plural for energy, liveliness or vigor
“He moseyed towards her with a noticeable spring in his step.”
Noun
Plural for a place where water or oil wells up from an underground source
“The hamlet is home to villagers who derive their drinking water from a spring high on the moors above the valley.”
Noun
Plural for the origin or a source of something
“The spring of this tradition is today a mighty river that renews peoples and cultures from all over the world.”
Verb
To occur or follow as the consequence of something
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“Hope, though, does spring from some unexpected corners.”
Verb
To 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 move rapidly or suddenly from a constrained position
“The mouth of the trap was hidden by a mat that would spring back into place after the actor had passed through the floor.”
Verb
To proliferate or spread (quickly)
“Numerous hotels would begin to spring up all along the coast.”
Verb
To set free from captivity
“Micah had to spend a night in jail until Arthur arrived to spring him.”
Verb
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.”
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