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Synonyms for propagate
ˈprɒp əˌgeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. propagate(verb)

    transmit from one generation to the next

    "propagate these characteristics"

    Synonyms:
    distribute, circularise, diffuse, disperse, pass around, circulate, spread, disseminate, circularize, broadcast

  2. propagate(verb)

    travel through the air

    "sound and light propagate in this medium"

    Synonyms:
    distribute, circularise, diffuse, disperse, pass around, circulate, spread, disseminate, circularize, broadcast

  3. propagate(verb)

    transmit

    "propagate sound or light through air"

    Synonyms:
    distribute, circularise, diffuse, disperse, pass around, circulate, spread, disseminate, circularize, broadcast

  4. spread, propagate(verb)

    become distributed or widespread

    "the infection spread"; "Optimism spread among the population"

    Synonyms:
    circularise, unfold, pass around, overspread, disseminate, spread, spread out, broadcast, open, fan out, scatter, circularize, go around, circulate, disperse, distribute, diffuse

  5. propagate(verb)

    transmit or cause to broaden or spread

    "This great civilization was propagated throughout the land"

    Synonyms:
    distribute, circularise, diffuse, disperse, pass around, circulate, spread, disseminate, circularize, broadcast

  6. circulate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass around(verb)

    cause to become widely known

    "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"

    Synonyms:
    circulate, beam, shell out, fan out, lot, spread, mobilize, pervade, pass on, dish out, dissipate, deal out, allot, dot, overspread, break up, dispense, interpenetrate, dole out, unfold, penetrate, deal, parcel out, disperse, circularize, administer, give out, spread out, open, go around, pass around, sprinkle, hand out, mete out, dispel, mobilise, diffuse, broadcast, distribute, pass out, scatter, transmit, air, circularise, send, riddle, dust, stagger, imbue, permeate, disseminate, circle

  7. propagate(verb)

    cause to propagate, as by grafting or layering

    Synonyms:
    distribute, circularise, diffuse, disperse, pass around, circulate, spread, disseminate, circularize, broadcast

  8. propagate(verb)

    multiply sexually or asexually

    Synonyms:
    distribute, circularise, diffuse, disperse, pass around, circulate, spread, disseminate, circularize, broadcast

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. propagate

    Synonyms:
    breed, generate, produce, originate, spread, extend, expand, disseminate, diffuse, increase, multiply, promulgate, propound, broach

    Antonyms:
    extinguish, strangle, stifle, neutralize, reduce, contract, suppress, diminish, fail, dwindle, die, contradict

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. propagate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    multiply, increase, continue

  2. propagate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    spread, diffuse, disseminate, circulate, extend, spread abroad

  3. propagate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    generate, beget, engender, procreate, breed, produce, bring into being

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "propagate":

    spread, propogate, propagating, propagation, propagated, disseminate

How to pronounce propagate?

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How to say propagate in sign language?

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How to use propagate in a sentence?

  1. Manoj Asnani:

    Simple measures such as strong authentication, credentials protection and encryption would have blocked such an attack and many other of the recent breaches in the news. stolen passwords are one of the most common ways adversaries propagate through the enterprise to steal critical data.

  2. Manoj Asnani:

    Stolen passwords are one of the most common ways adversaries propagate through the enterprise to steal critical data.

  3. Nihad Awad:

    They are using their free speech to propagate misconception and to divide people along ethnic or religious lines, it is up to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority authorities to deal with these hateful groups.

  4. Adam Schiff:

    This is not putting America first, but continuing to propagate his own personal fiction at the country’s expense.

  5. Butler:

    Hypocrisy will serve as well To propagate a church as zeal; As persecution and promotion Do equally advance devotion: So round white stones will serve, they say, As well as eggs, to make hens lay.

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Translations for propagate

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  • بثArabic
  • verbreiten, vermehrenGerman
  • propagerFrench
  • síolraigh, póraighIrish
  • 伝播Japanese
  • propagerenDutch
  • размножаться, распространять, размножить, размножиться, распространить, размножатьRussian
  • fortplanta, spridaSwedish
  • 传播Chinese

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