Spurt and Shoot


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Spurt verb – To throw out or off (something from within) often violently.
Usage example: the pipe suddenly cracked and began spurting water

Shoot is a synonym for spurt in gush topic. In some cases you can use "Shoot" instead a verb "Spurt", when it comes to topics like squirt, erupt.
Nearby Words: spur, spurted, spurting
Synonyms for Spurt


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Shoot verb – To throw or give off.
Usage example: suddenly the old, broken-down toaster began shooting out sparks

Spurt is a synonym for shoot in dash topic. You can use "Spurt" instead the word "Shoot" as a verb or a noun.
Nearby Words: shooting, shooter, shooed
Synonyms for Shoot

How words are described

brief brief spurt brief shoot
small small spurt small shoot
huge huge spurt huge shoot
new new spurt new shoot
Other adjectives: early, final, last, red.

Common collocations

fire spurt fire shoot fire
water spurt water shoot water
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