Sentence Examples


  • It is said to have begun in convents and it had its strongest upsurge in the Great Irish Famine of 1846, where its sales helped alleviate poverty woes.
  • The current upsurge of interest in college hockey can be easily attributed to the fact that more than 25% of current NHL players were on college teams.
  • Rag rugs experienced an upsurge in popularity during the Great Depression and again during recent years with the green movement and the recession.
  • Recently there has been an upsurge of dangerous aliens landing on Earth with evil intentions.