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erupt from (someone or something)

To burst out of someone or something. I couldn't believe the anger that erupted from Mike when he thought he'd been wronged. How can so much vomit erupt from such a tiny baby? When do scientists predict lava will erupt from this volcano again?
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erupt into (something)

1. To burst into something, often a noise. The crowd erupted into cheers when the band finally took the stage.
2. To escalate abruptly into a new situation or problem. What he thinks is a moment of constructive criticism often erupts into an argument with his daughter. Please don't let this little squabble erupt into a major rift between you two.
See also: erupt

erupt from something

to burst out of something or some place. A billow of smoke erupted from the chimney. A mass of ashes and gasses erupted from the volcano.
See also: erupt

erupt into something

[for something] to become a serious problem suddenly. The argument erupted into a terrible fight. They were afraid the fight would erupt into a riot.
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In the meantime, clashes erupted when Israeli forces quelled several protests in condemnation of Trump's decision on Jerusalem in many locations along Israel's border with the Gaza Strip.
The dhow was full of goods and was being loaded when the fire erupted.
Central incisor, Lateral incisor, Pre molar1, pre molar2, Premolar 2 and Molar1 erupted earlier in males compared to females although difference was not significant.
In Hebron, south of the West Bank, clashes erupted in several areas of the province, Beit Ummar, Al-Arroub refugee camp, Halhoul and Bani Enaem.
The 1,731-metre Mount Kelud in East Java province last erupted in 2007.
Sinabung, one of dozens of active volcanoes in Indonesia which straddles major tectonic fault lines known as the "Ring of Fire", erupted in September for the first time since 2010.
It erupted near the village of Valcha Polyana and is believed to have been caused by a human error.
Before the December eruption, the volcano last erupted in 2003.
At least 48 people have been killed after clouds of blistering gas erupted from Indonesia's Mount Merapi volcano on the island of Java.
The last time Eyjafjallajokull erupted in 1823, Katla followed within months.
Ramallah ,April 13 (Petra)- Heavy clashes erupted early Tuesday in the West Bank city of Nablus, between Palestinians and Jewish settlers .
At least 27 people were arrested in northern Egypt on Friday after fighting erupted between Muslims and Christians over land, security sources said on Saturday.
Security was able to control fires that erupted in three homes and two cars," Ahmed Hussein, governor of the northern governorate of Marsa Matrouh, told state television according to Reuters.
Results from the balloon contained important news for those living downwind of Kilauea: Hours after the gases erupted, low levels of vog were detected above the populated area near the fiery volcano.