Home

Cite

Synonyms of irrupt

Verb


1. intrude, irrupt, enter, come in, get into, get in, go into, go in, move into

usage: enter uninvited; "They intruded on our dinner party"; "She irrupted into our sitting room"

2. erupt, irrupt, flare up, flare, break open, burst out, intensify, deepen

usage: erupt or intensify suddenly; "Unrest erupted in the country"; "Tempers flared at the meeting"; "The crowd irrupted into a burst of patriotism"

3. explode, irrupt, increase

usage: increase rapidly and in an uncontrolled manner; "The population of India is exploding"; "The island's rodent population irrupted"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: irrupt (Dictionary)