spring /sprɪŋ/ Show Spelled Pronunciation [spring]
verb, sprang or, often, sprung; sprung; spring⋅ing; noun, adjective –noun a. The season of the year, occurring between winter and summer, characterized by the budding of trees the budding of trees, growth of plants, the onset of warmer weather, etc.
b. A time of growth ant renewal.
1. jump, bound, hop, vault. 2. recoil, rebound. 3. shoot, dart, fly. 4. start, originate. 6. emerge, emanate, issue, flow. 12. bend, warp. 31. resiliency, buoyancy. 35. origin, head. 43. vernal.
We have been watching this tree in our front yard everyday awaiting the happy buds of Spring. At last they have arrived!