Definition for Spring (sprang, sprung)

spring (sprang, sprung), v. [OE.] (webplay: back, enter, grow, hand, leap, stag).

  1. Rebound; bounce back; move up again after intense downward pressure; thrust upward, like a sword; [fig.] arise; resurrect.
  2. Proceed; find origins; rush forth.
  3. Come suddenly; come quickly; appear suddenly.
  4. Fly; take off in flight; lift off.

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