1. come out into view, as from concealment

- Suddenly, the proprietor emerged from his office

Definition categories: change, appear

2. come out of

Similar word(s): egress, issue

Definition categories: change

3. become known or apparent

- Some nice results emerged from the study

Definition categories: change, appear

4. come up to the surface of or rise

- He felt new emotions emerge

Definition categories: motion, rise, surface

5. happen or occur as a result of something

Definition categories: stative, arise, develop, grow, originate, rise, uprise

Sentences with emerge as a verb:

- He emerged unscathed from the accident.

- The Soviet Union emerged from the ruins of an empire.

- The submarine emerged from the ocean.

- Gradually the truth emerged.