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Synonyms of 'spring up'

(phrasal verb) 
Definition
to come into being or appear suddenly
New theatres and arts centres sprang up all over the country.
Synonyms
appear
A woman appeared at the far end of the street.
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develop
Children develop at different rates.
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come into existence or being
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mushroom
The industry has mushroomed over the last decade.
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burgeon
the country's burgeoning software industry
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shoot up
See spring

Additional synonyms

in the sense of burgeon
Definition
to develop or grow rapidly
the country's burgeoning software industry
in the sense of develop
Definition
to grow or bring to a later, more elaborate, or more advanced stage
Children develop at different rates.
in the sense of mushroom
Definition
to grow rapidly
The industry has mushroomed over the last decade.

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