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  1. sprungverb

  2. sprungadjective

    Utterly infatuated with someone; completely taken over by romantic interest.

  3. sprungadjective

    cracked or strained

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sprungthe preterite and participle passive of spring.

    Tall Norway fir, their masts in battle spent,
    And English oaks, sprung leaks, and planks, restore. Dryd.

    Now from beneath Maleas’ airy height,
    Aloft she sprung, and steer’d to Thebes her flight. Alexander Pope.

    Who sprung from kings shall know less joy than I. Alexander Pope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sprung

    of Spring

  2. Sprung

    of Spring

  3. Sprung

    imp. & p. p. of Spring

  4. Sprungadjective

    said of a spar that has been cracked or strained


  1. Sprung

    Sprung is a video game for the Nintendo DS. It was released in North America on December 7, 2004. Sprung puts players in the shoes of either Becky or Brett who try to get an NPC of the opposite sex to fall in love with them. Players "flirt" their way through conversations; player responses influence the resulting NPC dialogue. Sprung can be regarded as a dating sim, though the linearity and variety in the game lend it more to being an adventure game. The working title for Sprung was Crush.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sprung

    pa.t. and pa.p. of spring.—adj. (coll.) tipsy, tight.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. sprung

    Damaged in various ways. Also, the ship slued round by means of guys. In ship-building, it indicates that a plank is strained so as to crack or fly open.

Rap Dictionary

  1. sprung

    Sprung: Adjective/Verb A state of mind that makes you do something you would never do for anyone else for your girlfriend or boyfriend or someone you love outside of your family "This girl got me sprung"

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sprung in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sprung in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of sprung in a Sentence

  1. Liu Xiaoxi:

    It's difficult to add things on to the building, especially as tall towers have sprung up on all four sides.

  2. Keith Morrison:

    A million things have sprung from that, but Matthew Perry being selected for a role like that does not surprise me one bit. It matched Matthew Perry particular sense of humor precisely, whether they wrote that for Matthew Perry knowing what Matthew Perry was like or whether Matthew Perry adapted it more for himself, probably a combination of the two. But that character is Matthew. Yeah, and it always has been him. Hes just a talented soul, a smart guy, hes a good guy. We love having him around.

  3. J. G. Ballard:

    Everything is becoming science fiction. From the margins of an almost invisible literature has sprung the intact reality of the 20th century.

  4. Robin Green:

    Spring has sprung. We're free at last, people. Free at last. Thank you mother nature, we're free. Time to toss open that metaphysical window and check out that psychic landscape. See lots of possibilities budding out there. Time to hoe those rows, feed that seed. Pretty soon you get a garden.

  5. Terence:

    Many a time from a bad beginning great friendships have sprung up.

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    based on or subject to individual discretion or preference or sometimes impulse or caprice
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