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UK [ɪˈmɜː(r)dʒ] / US [ɪˈmɜrdʒ] verb [intransitive]
Word forms "emerge":
present tense I/you/we/they emerge he/she/it emerges present participle emerging past tense emerged past participle emerged
1) to come out of something or out from behind something
emerge from:

After a few weeks, the caterpillar emerges from its cocoon.

emerge into:

The doors opened and people began to emerge into the street.

2) to stop being involved in a difficult situation or period of time
emerge from:

The country is slowly emerging from a recession.

3)
a) to become known

Some worrying rumours were beginning to emerge.

it emerged (that):

It emerged that he had saved a child by donating his kidney.

emerge from:

Three important factors emerged from our discussions.

b) to appear, or to become recognized

No new leader has emerged to take his place.

emerge as:

Leeds is emerging as an important financial centre.


English dictionary. 2014.

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