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outburst

out·burst

outburst

pronunciation:
aUt buhrst
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part of speech: noun
definition: a bursting forth or out, as of activity or emotion; eruption.
synonyms:
burst, eruption, explosion, outbreak, outpouring
similar words:
blast, bout, demonstration, display, effusion, fit, flare-up, flash, gale, gush, paroxysm, passion, riot, round, rush, storm, surge, tantrum, violence, volley
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The word outburst contains the following part:
out- Old English prefix that means out, outside, outward; beyond, better, more