To gush or issue suddenly or violently out in a stream, as liquor from a cask; to rush from a confined place in a small stream or jet; to spirt.
- A sudden forcible gush or jet.
- A sudden short burst, as of energy, activity, or growth.
- To gush forth suddenly in a jet.
- To make a brief intense effort or show a sudden increase in activity or speed.
- To force out in a sudden jet.