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Synonyms for eruption
ɪˈrʌp ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. volcanic eruption, eruption(noun)

    the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and volcanic material

    Synonyms:
    volcanic eruption, bam, clap, extravasation, bang, blast, eructation, outbreak, irruption

  2. eruption(noun)

    symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible

    Synonyms:
    volcanic eruption, bam, clap, extravasation, bang, blast, eructation, outbreak, irruption

  3. eruption, eructation, extravasation(noun)

    (of volcanos) pouring out fumes or lava (or a deposit so formed)

    Synonyms:
    burping, volcanic eruption, bam, clap, extravasation, bang, blast, belching, eructation, outbreak, burp, belch, irruption

  4. outbreak, eruption, irruption(noun)

    a sudden violent spontaneous occurrence (usually of some undesirable condition)

    "the outbreak of hostilities"

    Synonyms:
    volcanic eruption, bam, clap, extravasation, bang, blast, eructation, outbreak, irruption

  5. bang, clap, eruption, blast, bam(noun)

    a sudden very loud noise

    Synonyms:
    flak, hit, belt, gonorrhoea, fringe, smash, blow, knock, bam, volcanic eruption, fire, clap, strike, boot, attack, gonorrhea, smasher, outbreak, thrill, gust, charge, flack, flush, bang, bash, extravasation, rush, eructation, kick, irruption, good time, blast, clack

  6. eruption(noun)

    the emergence of a tooth as it breaks through the gum

    Synonyms:
    volcanic eruption, bam, clap, extravasation, bang, blast, eructation, outbreak, irruption

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. eruption

    Synonyms:
    outburst, explosion, discharge, eruptation, exumation

    Antonyms:
    absorption, engulfing, engrossment, swallowing, irruption, inburst, devourment

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. eruption(n.)

    Synonyms:
    explosion, outburst, outbreak

  2. eruption(n.)

    Synonyms:
    sally, sudden excursion

  3. eruption(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Med.) rash, exanthem

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. eruption(n)

    Synonyms:
    outburst, outbreak, exanthema, rash, efflorescence

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    rash, outbreak, volcano, blowout, explosion, outburst, volcanic

How to pronounce eruption?

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How to use eruption in a sentence?

  1. Michael Poland:

    What’s neat about their model is they can go back in time with it and see how it might have influenced eruption rates many millions of years ago.

  2. Charles Krauthammer:

    If Cuba disappeared tomorrow in a volcanic eruption like Santorini, nobody would notice geopolitically.

  3. Mike Kaleikini:

    This is all about the eruption, and PGV is just a small component that happens to be in the area.

  4. Francisco González:

    They were stunned and they were nervous, especially the younger sister, who lives in Ibagué. She thought her search would help her find her mother. She was too little to remember she had a sister when the volcano's eruption happened, so she didn't know anything about her.

  5. Setsuya Nakada:

    Even a large eruption on the island won't pose a risk to the Sendai plant.


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