Gush and Spurt


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Gush verb – To flow out in great quantities or with force.
Usage example: the dam cracked and water gushed from the break

Spurt is a synonym for gush in flow topic. In some cases you can use "Spurt" instead the word "Gush" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like pour out, action, burst, stream. popular alternative
Nearby Words: gushing, gushed, gushingly, gusher
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Spurt noun – A usually forceful stream of fluid discharged from a narrow opening.
Usage example: a sudden spurt of blood rushed out from the opened wound

Gush is a synonym for spurt in burst topic. You can use "Gush" instead the word "Spurt" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as flow, spray, overflow, emanate. popular alternative
Nearby Words: spur, spurted, spurting
Synonyms for Spurt

How words are described

brief brief gush brief spurt
huge huge gush huge spurt
giant giant gush giant spurt
sudden sudden gush sudden spurt

Common collocations

amount gush amount spurt amount
blood gush blood spurt blood
water gush water spurt water
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