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burst into

1 (v + prep) start laughing, crying etc INTRANSITIVE he burst into tears phléasc sé amach ag caoineadh, bhris an gol air she burst into laughter phléasc sí amach ag gáire, scairt sí amach ag gáire to burst into song tosú ag canadh the guests burst into applause thosaigh na haíonna ag bualadh bos 2 (v + prep) start burning INTRANSITIVE to burst into flames (also to burst into flame) dul trí thine, dul ar thine 3 (v + prep) start growing INTRANSITIVEsceith verb  c m u the roses are bursting into life tá na rósanna ag sceitheadh, tá na rósanna ag fás go tiubh tréan 4 (v + prep) start functioning INTRANSITIVE the engine burst into life dhúisigh an t-inneall → see burst