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verb resurface pronunciation in British English /ˌriːˈsɜː(r)fɪs/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyresurface
he/she/itresurfaces
present participleresurfacing
past tenseresurfaced
past participleresurfaced
  1. 1
    [intransitive] to start to have an effect again

    Old tensions between the two countries have recently resurfaced.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] to appear again after not being seen for a period of time

    He resurfaced on Thursday and was detained by police at Frankfurt airport.

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