verb (used with object), sur·faced, sur·fac·ing.
verb (used without object), sur·faced, sur·fac·ing.
Words nearby surface
Origin of surface
OTHER WORDS FROM surfacesur·face·less, adjectivesur·fac·er, nounnon·sur·face, noun, adjectiveun·sur·faced, adjective
Examples from the Web for surfaced
“I am just floored by this,” Jo Farrell, now 83, told The Denver Post eight years ago when the allegations first surfaced.
Around the world, similar theories and bits-and-pieces of evidence have surfaced.
A mixtape dubbed “Montage of Heck” has surfaced on the site Live Nirvana!Kurt Cobain’s Moody 1988 Mixtape: A Wormhole into the Strange Mind of a Rock Legend|Marlow Stern|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In Georgia, a flier has surfaced suggesting that Democrats need to vote in order to avoid another Ferguson.Brace Yourself: October Election Surprises Surely on the Way|Matt Lewis|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The memory of that night surfaced in our almost daily arguments.I Was Pregnant When He Hit Me. Here's #WhyIStayed.|Anonymous|September 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I surfaced after a good look round through the right periscope, which, as usual, revealed nothing.Diary of a U-Boat Commander|Anonymous
Ross surfaced cautiously, to discover there was no visibility to wave level.Key Out of Time|Andre Alice Norton
When that had failed, the lurking U-boat had surfaced to try its luck with its bow anti-aircraft gun.Dave Dawson at Casablanca|Robert Sydney Bowen
He threw pebbles at them, but though they dived when the pebbles splashed near, they surfaced again almost at once.Swamp Cat|James Arthur Kjelgaard
Dean drove his car swiftly along the surfaced road that was known as "Main Street" to the entire camp.Two Thousand Miles Below|Charles Willard Diffin
British Dictionary definitions for surfaced
- the exterior face of an object or one such face
- (as modifier)surface gloss
- the area or size of such a face
- (as modifier)surface measurements
- the superficial appearance as opposed to the real nature
- (as modifier)a surface resemblance
- the complete boundary of a solid figure
- a continuous two-dimensional configuration
- the uppermost level of the land or sea
- (as modifier)surface transportation
- to work at or near the ground surface
- to wash surface ore deposits
- to wake up
- to get up
Derived forms of surfacesurfaceless, adjectivesurfacer, noun
Word Origin for surface
Medical definitions for surfaced
Idioms and Phrases with surfaced
see on the surface; scratch the surface.