burst onto the scene

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burst onto the scene

1. To emerge or appear suddenly. As soon as the boys started shoving each other at recess, several teachers burst onto the scene.
2. To suddenly gain fame, attention, or recognition. She's been acting for years, but now that she's been nominated for an Academy Award, she's really burst onto the scene.
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burst onto the scene

Fig. to appear suddenly in a location. When Charles burst onto the scene, no one was prepared for the news he brought. The police suddenly burst onto the scene and arrested everyone in the room.
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A QUARTER of a century after bursting onto the scene in the Wonderbra billboard ads, Eva Herzigova rolls back the years in another stunning pose.
Since bursting onto the scene in 1981, Culture Club have sold more than 50 million records worldwide.
The popular American trainer has been a regular visitor to the showpiece fixture since bursting onto the scene with a juvenile double via Strike The Tiger and Jealous Again in 2009.
Arakji has been one of the foremost players in Lebanese basketball since bursting onto the scene at the FIBA Asia Under-18 championship.
But second-half goals from youngster Rashford, his sixth since bursting onto the scene in February, and the much-maligned Fellaini booked a semi-final clash with Everton a week on Saturday.
The PS10m-rated Darmian has emerged as a key figure for Italy after bursting onto the scene at the World Cup in 2014.
After bursting onto the scene in 1999 with their hit BBC TV show Miami 7, the much loved pop act dominated the charts for the next few years and even had their own film Seeing Double.
The 20-year-old is set to be a leading light at the heart of the Blues defence after bursting onto the scene last season, culminating with making his full England debut earlier in the summer as he just missed out on World Cup selection.
Hingis, who retired for the second time in 2007, spent 209 weeks as the world's top-ranked player after bursting onto the scene as a teenager, the report said.
It was the first time the 17-year-old has ever finished off the top step of the podium at a Games since bursting onto the scene as a 13-year-old double champion in 2008.
Move over finite fossil fuels, a new source of renewable energy may be bursting onto the scene soon.
THE KOOKS YORK HALL, LONDON AFTER bursting onto the scene five years ago The Kooks made the top of the hit parade.
One of the top snipers in Central Mass., LaPointe scored 12 goals with 20 assists for the Wildcats this year after bursting onto the scene as a freshman with 18 goals and 22 assists.
DELIGHTFUL folk princess Kate Rusby has been pressing all the right buttons with music fans since bursting onto the scene more than a decade ago.
Selby, ranked fourth in the world, has had an amazing few years since bursting onto the scene and will hope to mark his first performance in the event with a win over another of the rising stars of the game, who himself will be looking to reach the semi-final stage for the second successive campaign.