Share this entry

Share this page

upsurge

Saltos de línea: up|surge
Pronunciación: /ˈʌpsəːdʒ
 
/

Definición de upsurge en inglés:

sustantivo

An upward surge in the strength or quantity of something; an increase: an upsurge in vandalism and violent crime
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • One of the reasons for the recent upsurge of ethnic violence is to be found in the failure of modern states to separate warring factions.
  • The recent upsurge in violence had forced a decision to cancel the scheduled tour, Merriman said.
  • Intercommunal fighting continued fitfully, with occasional upsurges of intense violence.

Definición de upsurge en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día Sprachgefühl
Pronunciación: ˈʃprɑːxɡəˌfuːl
noun
intuitive understanding of a language’s natural idiom…