[ uhp-burst ]
/ ˈʌpˌbɜrst /
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a burst upward.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
Question 1 of 7
Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
Words nearby upburst
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Example sentences from the Web for upburst
The machine, with its human freight, lifted in an upburst of smoke, and sank down a mass of wreckage and death.The Iron Heel|Jack London