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  Definition of Outburst
  1. a sudden violent disturbance
  2. an unrestrained expression of emotion
  3. a sudden violent happening; "an outburst of heavy rain"; "a burst of lightning"
Similar Words: tumultuous disturbance, effusion, gush, blowup, ebullition, burst, flare-up

 

Hyponyms: acting out, cry, explosion, flare, salvo, rush

 

Derivational Morphology: flip one's lid, blow up, throw a fit, hit the roof, hit the ceiling, have kittens, have a fit, combust, blow one's stack, fly off the handle, flip one's wig, lose one's temper, blow a fuse, go ballistic, rave, gush, effuse, erupt, irrupt, flare up, flare, break open, burst out

 

 
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