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surge

 
Noun surge has 3 senses
  1. rush, spate, surge, upsurge - a sudden forceful flow
    --1 is a kind of flow, flowing
    --1 has particulars: debris surge, debris storm; onrush
    Derived forms: verb surge1, verb surge3
  2. surge, upsurge - a sudden or abrupt strong increase; "stimulated a surge of speculation"; "an upsurge of emotion"; "an upsurge in violent crime"
    --2 is a kind of increase, step-up
    Derived forms: verb surge5, verb surge2
  3. billow, surge - a large sea wave
    --3 is a kind of wave, moving ridge
    Derived forms: verb surge4, verb surge3
Verb surge has 5 senses
  1. billow, surge, heave - rise and move, as in waves or billows; "The army surged forward"
    --1 is one way to inflate, blow up
    Derived form: noun surge1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  2. soar, soar up, soar upwards, surge, zoom - rise rapidly; "the dollar soared against the yes"
    --2 is one way to rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise
    Derived form: noun surge2
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
  3. tide, surge - rise or move foward; "surging waves"
    --3 is one way to run, flow, feed, course
    Derived forms: noun surge3, noun surge1
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  4. scend, surge - rise or heave upward under the influence of a natural force such as a wave; "the boats surged"
    --4 is one way to rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise
    Derived form: noun surge3
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Something is ----ing PP
  5. surge - see one's performance improve; "He levelled the score and then surged ahead"
    --5 is one way to
    better, improve, ameliorate, meliorate
    Derived form: noun surge2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
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