Definition of Irrupt

1. Verb. Enter uninvited. "She irrupted into our sitting room"

Exact synonyms: Intrude
Specialized synonyms: Break In, Bother, Barge In, Crash, Gate-crash, Move In On
Generic synonyms: Come In, Enter, Get In, Get Into, Go In, Go Into, Move Into
Also: Intrude On
Derivative terms: Intruder, Intrusion, Intrusive, Irruption



2. Verb. Erupt or intensify suddenly. "The crowd irrupted into a burst of patriotism"
Exact synonyms: Break Open, Burst Out, Erupt, Flare, Flare Up
Generic synonyms: Deepen, Intensify
Derivative terms: Eruption, Flare-up, Irruption

3. Verb. Increase rapidly and in an uncontrolled manner. "The island's rodent population irrupted"
Exact synonyms: Explode
Generic synonyms: Increase
Derivative terms: Explosion

Definition of Irrupt

1. Verb. (transitive) To break into. ¹

2. Verb. (intransitive) To enter forcibly or uninvited. ¹

3. Verb. (intransitive) To rapidly increase or intensify. ¹

4. Verb. Misspelling of erupt. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Irrupt

1. to rush in forcibly [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Irrupt

irrotational
irrotationality
irrotationally
irrubrical
irruent
irrugate
irrugated
irrugates
irrugating
irrumated
irrumates
irrumating
irrupt (current term)
irrupted
irrupting
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irruptions
irruptive
irruptively
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irvingite
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Literary usage of Irrupt

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1. The Holy Bible by Canadian Bible Society (1851)
"... That ye put oil concerning the former conversation the old mai), which is «irrupt according to liie deceitful lusts ..."

2. The Holy Bible by Canadian Bible Society (1851)
"... That ye put oil concerning the former conversation the old mai), which is «irrupt according to liie deceitful lusts ..."

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