Another word for burst


burst, explosion - the act of exploding or bursting

Example:- the explosion of the firecrackers awoke the children

burst, fusillade, salvo, volley - rapid simultaneous discharge of firearms

Example:- our fusillade from the left flank caught them by surprise

burst, flare-up, outburst - a sudden intense happening

Example:- an outburst of heavy rain

burst, fit - a sudden flurry of activity (often for no obvious reason)

Example:- a burst of applause


burst - move suddenly, energetically, or violently

Example:- He burst out of the house into the cool night

break, burst, erupt - force out or release suddenly and often violently something pent up

Example:- break into tears

burst - emerge suddenly

Example:- The sun burst into view

break open, burst, split - come open suddenly and violently, as if from internal pressure

Example:- The bubble burst

burst, collapse - cause to burst

Example:- The ice broke the pipe

burst, explode - burst outward, usually with noise

Example:- The champagne bottle exploded

burst, bust - break open or apart suddenly and forcefully

Example:- The dam burst

abound, bristle, burst - be in a state of movement or action

Example:- The room abounded with screaming children

Tweets containing the word burst

Source : WordNet