emerge
intransitive verb (emerged; emerging) Etymology: Latin emergere, from e- + mergere to plunge — more at merge Date: 1563 1. to become manifest ; become known <
new problems emerged
>
2. to rise from or as if from an enveloping fluid ; come out into view <
a diver emerging from the water
>
3. to rise from an obscure or inferior position or condition <
someone must emerge as a leader
>
4. to come into being through evolution

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  • Emerge — may refer to:* Portage (software) emerge, a command line tool at the heart of Portage package management system * Fischerspooner Emerge, a song by Fischerspooner * Emacs Emerge, a frontend for the diff and diff3 commands for Emacs * , the fourth… …   Wikipedia

  • émergé — émergé, ée adj. Qui n est pas plongé dans un liquide. Les terres émergées ne couvrent pas la moitié du globe. ⇒ÉMERGÉ, ÉE, part. passé et adj. I. Part. passé de émerger. II. Emploi adj. Qui est au dessus de la surface de l eau. Terres émergées;… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Emerge — E*merge , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Emerged}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Emerging}.] [L. emergere, emersum; e out + mergere to dip, plunge. See {Merge}.] To rise out of a fluid; to come forth from that in which anything has been plunged, enveloped, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • emerge — emerge; re·emerge; …   English syllables

  • emerge — I verb appear, arise, arrive, become apparent, become manifest, become plain, become visible, break through, burst forth, come forth, come forward, come into notice, come into view, come out, come out of hiding, come to light, crop up, dawn,… …   Law dictionary

  • émergé — émergé, ée (é mèr jé, jée) adj. Qui n est pas plongé dans l eau, par opposition à immergé. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Émerger …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • emerge — UK US /ɪˈmɜːdʒ/ verb [I] ► to begin to exist or have power or influence: » The new Executive Director will be responsible for ensuring that the state emerges as a leader in the field of next generation energy. ► to appear or become known:… …   Financial and business terms

  • emerge — 1560s, from M.Fr. émerger, from L. emergere rise out or up, bring forth, bring to light, from ex out (see EX (Cf. ex )) + mergere to dip, sink (see MERGE (Cf. merge)). The notion is of rising from a liquid by virtue of buoyancy. Related: Emerged; …   Etymology dictionary

  • emerge — *appear, loom Analogous words: issue, emanate, *spring, flow, arise, rise, proceed, stem, derive, originate …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • emerge — [v] come out, arise appear, arrive, become apparent, become known, become visible, come forth, come into view, come on the scene, come to light, come up, crop up, dawn, derive, develop, egress, emanate, flow, gush, issue, loom, make appearance,… …   New thesaurus

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