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  Definition of Surge
  1. a sudden or abrupt strong increase; "stimulated a surge of speculation"; "an upsurge of emotion"; "an upsurge in violent crime"
  2. a large sea wave
  3. a sudden forceful flow
  4. see one''s performance improve; "He levelled the score and then surged ahead"
  5. rise or heave upward under the influence of a natural force such as a wave; "the boats surged"
  6. rise or move foward; "surging waves"
  7. rise rapidly; "the dollar soared against the yes"
  8. rise and move, as in waves or billows; "The army surged forward"
Similar Words: upsurge, billow, rush, spate, scend, tide, soar, soar up, soar upwards, zoom, heave

 

Hyponyms: debris surge, debris storm, onrush, billow, wallow

 

Derivational Morphology: soar, soar up, soar upwards, zoom, scend, tide, billow, heave, upsurge, rush, spate, rapid climb, rapid growth, heaving

 

 
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