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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. budverb

    sprout, blossom, bloom, germinate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. budnoun

    a partially opened flower

  2. budverb

    a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals

  3. budverb

    develop buds

    "The hibiscus is budding!"

  4. budverb

    start to grow or develop

    "a budding friendship"

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Editors Contribution

  1. blossom

    bud sounds boring and ugly but blossom sound pretty and mysterious

    the tulip color was indicated by its blossom

    Submitted by Cat Lady on November 26, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. budnoun

    germ, gem, undeveloped branch or flower

  2. budverb

    sprout, shoot, push, germinate, vegetate, pullulate, put forth, burst forth, shoot forth

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. budverb

    pullulate, germinate, bourgeon

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "bud":

    egg, buddy, budd, kali, linda, pal, buds

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How to use bud in a sentence?

  1. Jeb Bush:

    I wish Bud Day was here with us.

  2. Simon Wuestenberg:

    There is growth here and this is now coming from the rise of bolder flavors capturing consumer interest in products like Bud Light Seltzer Hard Soda.

  3. Charles Nouwen:

    For lots of consumers we tested with, and even colleagues not involved in tasting panels, we fooled many by mixing some Bud and Bud Prohibition, trying to get them to find which was which. It was not necessarily easy for them.

  4. Adam Collins:

    Miller Coors respects confidential information and takes any contrary allegations seriously, but if the ingredients are a secret, why did they spend tens of millions of dollars telling the entire world what's in Bud Light ? and why are the ingredients printed on Bud Light's packaging in giant letters ?

  5. Societe Generale Andrew Holland:

    It's nowhere near fast enough to make up for the loss of mainstream, such as Budweiser or Bud Light.

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