Translation of well up in Spanish:

well up

brotar, v.

phrasal verb

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    (rise)
    (water) brotar
    (water) manar
    tears welled up in his eyes los ojos se le llenaron de lágrimas
    • he could feel the hatred welling up inside him sentía cómo lo iba invadiendo el odio
    • pity welled up in her heart su corazón se llenó de piedad