Synonyms of spurt in English:



  • he cut his finger, and blood spurted over the sliced potatoes Mount Pinatubo spurted clouds of steam and ash into the air
    squirt, shoot, spray, fountain, jet, erupt; gush, pour, stream, rush, pump, surge, spew, spill, flow, course, well, spring, burst, issue, emanate; disgorge, discharge, emit, belch forth, expel, eject
    British informal sloosh
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  • 1 the sudden spurt of water scared the bird away
    squirt, spray, fountain, jet, spout; gush, outpouring, stream, rush, surge, burst, spill, flow, flood, cascade, torrent
  • 2 I felt a spurt of pleasure
    burst, outburst, fit, bout, attack, rush, spate, surge, flurry, access
  • 3 Daisy put on a spurt to hurry down to the river
    burst of speed, turn of speed, increase of speed, burst of energy, sprint, rush
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