Spurt and Spate


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Spurt noun – A sudden and usually temporary growth of activity.
Usage example: a spurt of economic growth for the first quarter of the year

Spate is a synonym for spurt in burst topic. In some cases you can use "Spate" instead a noun "Spurt", when it comes to topics like surge, burst of activity.
Nearby Words: spur, spurted, spurting
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Spate noun – A great flow of water or of something that overwhelms.
Spurt is a synonym for spate in surge topic. You can use "Spurt" instead a noun "Spate".
Nearby Word: spat
Synonyms for Spate

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brief brief spurt brief spate
new new spurt new spate
recent recent spurt recent spate
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