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  1. (nautical) The swell or heave of the sea. (FM 55-501).
  2. A sudden rush, flood or increase which is transient.
He felt a of excitement.
  1. A sudden electrical spike or increase of voltage and current.
A power
    verb (surg, es)
    1. (intransitive) To rush, flood, or increase suddenly.
    Toaster sales surged last year.
    1. (context, transitive, nautical) To slack off a line.
    Etymology: Possibly from French surgir < Old French surgir < Old Catalan surgir < Latin surgere, to rush.

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