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EMERGE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does emerge mean? 

EMERGE (verb)
  The verb EMERGE has 5 senses:

1. come out into view, as from concealment
2. come out of
3. become known or apparent
4. come up to the surface of or rise
5. happen or occur as a result of something

  Familiarity information: EMERGE used as a verb is common.


 Dictionary entry details 


EMERGE (verb)


Sense 1emerge [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Come out into view, as from concealment

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Context example:

Suddenly, the proprietor emerged from his office

Hypernyms (to "emerge" is one way to...):

appear (come into sight or view)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "emerge"):

burst (emerge suddenly)

shell (fall out of the pod or husk)

Sentence frames:

Something is ----ing PP
Somebody ----s PP


Sense 2emerge [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Come out of

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Synonyms:

come forth; egress; go forth; emerge; come out; issue

Context examples:

Water issued from the hole in the wall / The words seemed to come out by themselves

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "emerge"):

come out; fall out (come off)

debouch (pass out or emerge; especially of rivers)

fall (come out; issue)

escape (issue or leak, as from a small opening)

leak (enter or escape as through a hole or crack or fissure)

radiate (issue or emerge in rays or waves)

pop out (come out suddenly or forcefully)

Sentence frames:

Something is ----ing PP
Somebody ----s PP


Sense 3emerge [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Become known or apparent

Classified under:

Verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.

Context example:

Some nice results emerged from the study

Hypernyms (to "emerge" is one way to...):

appear (come into sight or view)

Sentence frame:

It ----s that CLAUSE


Sense 4emerge [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Come up to the surface of or rise

Classified under:

Verbs of walking, flying, swimming

Context example:

He felt new emotions emerge

Hypernyms (to "emerge" is one way to...):

come up; rise; rise up; surface (come to the surface)

Sentence frames:

Something ----s
Somebody ----s


Sense 5emerge [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Happen or occur as a result of something

Classified under:

Verbs of being, having, spatial relations

Synonyms:

come forth; emerge

Hypernyms (to "emerge" is one way to...):

arise; develop; grow; originate; rise; spring up; uprise (come into existence; take on form or shape)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "emerge"):

break (come forth or begin from a state of latency)

Sentence frame:

Something ----s


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