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Definition of Springing
SpringingSpring Spring, v. i. [imp. Sprangor Sprung; p. p.
Sprung; p. pr. & vb. n. Springing.] [AS. springan; akin
to D. & G. springen, OS. & OHG. springan, Icel. & Sw.
springa, Dan. springe; cf. Gr. ? to hasten. Cf. Springe,
1. To leap; to bound; to jump.
The mountain stag that springs From height to
height, and bounds along the plains. --Philips.
2. To issue with speed and violence; to move with activity;
to dart; to shoot.
And sudden light Sprung through the vaulted roof.
3. To start or rise suddenly, as from a covert.
Watchful as fowlers when their game will spring.
4. To fly back; as, a bow, when bent, springs back by its
5. To bend from a straight direction or plane surface; to
become warped; as, a piece of timber, or a plank,
sometimes springs in seasoning.
6. To shoot up, out, or forth; to come to the light; to begin
to appear; to emerge; as a plant from its seed, as streams
from their source, and the like; -often followed by up,
forth, or out.
Till well nigh the day began to spring. --Chaucer.
To satisfy the desolate and waste ground, and to
cause the bud of the tender herb to spring forth.
Do not blast my springing hopes. --Rowe.
O, spring to light; auspicious Babe, be born.
7. To issue or proceed, as from a parent or ancestor; to
result, as from a cause, motive, reason, or principle.
[They found] new hope to spring Out of despair, joy,
but with fear yet linked. --Milton.
8. To grow; to prosper.
What makes all this, but Jupiter the king, At whose
command we perish, and we spring? --Dryden.
To spring at, to leap toward; to attempt to reach by a
To spring forth, to leap out; to rush out.
To spring in, to rush in; to enter with a leap or in haste.
To spring on or upon, to leap on; to rush on with haste
or violence; to assault. SpringingSpringing Spring"ing, n.
1. The act or process of one who, or that which, springs.
2. Growth; increase; also, that which springs up; a shoot; a
Thou blessest the springing thereof. --Ps. lxv. 10.
Springing line of an arch (Arch.), the horizontal line
drawn through the junction of the vertical face of the
impost with the curve of the intrados; -- called also
spring of an arch.
Meaning of Springing from wikipedia
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for springing which
may be the dominant fatigue factor
for some vessels. Van Gunsteren, F. F. (1978). "Springing
- The Springing Tiger
is a historical account
of the Indian National
in 1959 by Col Hugh Toye. The book was published
(s) may refer
(season), a season
of the year Spring
(device), a mechanical device
that stores energy Spring
(hydrology), a natural
- the grantor unable
to act. If a springing power
is used, the grantor should specify exactly
how and when the power springs
into effect. As the result
is an annual blues festival
held in Jacksonville
Beach, Florida. It is one of the largest
and oldest blues festivals
on the East Coast...
- A hot spring
, hydrothermal spring
, or geothermal spring
is a spring produced
by the emergence
of geothermally heated groundwater
onto the surface
- Spring offensive
to: German spring
offensive, Ludendorff's 1918 offensive
War I Spring offensive
of the White
Army, a 1919 offensive...
to: United States Springer
, New Mexico Springer
, Oklahoma Springer
Mountain, southern terminus
of the Appalachian
- The Rite of Spring
(French: Le Sacre
du printemps) is a ballet
and orchestral concert
work by the Russian composer
Igor Stravinsky. It was written
to as a semi-elliptical spring
, elliptical spring
, or cart spring
, it is one of the oldest forms
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