Definitions for surge

Definitions for (noun) surge

Main entry: surge, upsurge

Definition: a sudden or abrupt strong increase

Usage: stimulated a surge of speculation; an upsurge of emotion; an upsurge in violent crime

Main entry: surge, billow

Definition: a large sea wave

Main entry: surge, upsurge, rush, spate

Definition: a sudden forceful flow

Definitions for (verb) surge

Main entry: surge

Definition: see one's performance improve

Usage: He levelled the score and then surged ahead

Main entry: scend, surge

Definition: rise or heave upward under the influence of a natural force such as a wave

Usage: the boats surged

Main entry: surge, tide

Definition: rise or move forward

Usage: surging waves

Main entry: surge, zoom, soar, soar up, soar upwards

Definition: rise rapidly

Usage: the dollar soared against the yen

Main entry: billow, surge, heave

Definition: rise and move, as in waves or billows

Usage: The army surged forward

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