irrupt definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To break or burst in.
    • Ecology to improve rapidly and irregularly in number: In the lack of predators, the area's rodent population irrupted.
  • verb:
    • to-break into.
    • To enter forcibly or uninvited.
    • To quickly boost or intensify.
    • Misspelling of erupt.
    • enter uninvited
    • enhance quickly plus in an uncontrolled fashion
    • erupt or intensify suddenly
  • others:
    • To break or force through: usually used as a participial adjective: as, irrupted obstacles.
    • To enter forcibly; dash in: as, the enemy irrupted into the town.

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