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British English: /səːdʒ/
American English: /sərdʒ/

Translation of surge in French:


  • 1 (rush) (of water)
    brusque montée (f)
    (of blood, energy, adrenalin) montée (f) (of de)
    [figurative] (of anger, desire) accès (m) (of de)
    (of optimism, enthusiasm) élan (m) (of de)
    (of pity, relief, happiness, resentment) sentiment (m) (of de)
  • 2 (Finance, Politics) (increase) (in prices, unemployment, inflation, immigration)
    hausse (f) (in de)
    (in borrowing, demand, imports) accroissement (m) (in de)

intransitive verb

  • 1 (rise)
    (water, waves)
    (blood, energy)
    [figurative] (emotion)
    monter (in somebody en quelqu'un)
    the crowd surged into the stadium/theatre
    la foule s'est engouffrée dans le stade/le théâtre
    the crowd surged (out) onto the streets/the square
    la foule a déferlé dans les rues/sur la place
    to surge forward
    avancer en masse
    démarrer en trombe [informal]

also: surging present participle adjective

  • (Finance)
    (market, rates, prices)
    en hausse
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