Definition of Outsprung

1. Verb. (past of outspring) ¹



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Definition of Outsprung

1. outspring [v] - See also: outspring

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Outsprung

outsported
outsporting
outsports
outsprang
outspread
outspreading
outspreadingly
outspreads
outspring
outspringing
outsprings
outsprint
outsprinted
outsprinting
outsprints
outsprung (current term)
outsquawk
outsquawked
outsquawking
outsquawks
outstable
outstabled
outstables
outstabling
outstand
outstanding
outstandingly
outstands
outstank
outstare

Literary usage of Outsprung

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1. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1845)
"and the phantoms outsprung In skeleton roundel advancing, The rich and the poor, and the old and the young, But the winding-sheets hinder'd their dancing. ..."

2. Minor Poets of the Caroline Period by George Saintsbury (1905)
"Her eyes did soak The parched cloak Which Tellus then had on, The grass outsprung From clay was clung, At fall of Phaeton. 1120 LXXI Thus parted, ..."

3. The Christian Examiner edited by Edward Everett Hale (1863)
"... with purpling clusters hung; And fountains four, in even order set, Near one another from the stone outsprung, Streaming four ways their crystal-showery ..."

4. The Gentleman's Magazine (1818)
"... tears outsprung, ‘ (arms flung *, She rose, and round her sire her white And met his press, fond, deeply, silently; Pleasure may smile, ..."

5. The Library of Original Sources: Ideas that Have Influenced Civilization, in edited by Oliver Joseph Thatcher (1915)
"From the shoulders of these a hundred hands outsprung to all alike, and to each fifty heads grew from their shoulders over their sturdy limbs. ..."

6. The Analyst: A Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature, Natural History by William Holl, Neville Wood, Edward Mammatt (1840)
"... launching his spear, it pierced her wrist, inflicting a wound from which outsprung the "blood immortal,"16 the dew-bright fluid that 14 Homeri Ilias et ..."

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