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Synonyms for pullulate
ˈpʌl yəˌleɪtpul·lu·late

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  1. teem, pullulate, swarmverb

    be teeming, be abuzz

    "The garden was swarming with bees"; "The plaza is teeming with undercover policemen"; "her mind pullulated with worries"

    Synonyms:
    teem, spud, sprout, swarm, pour, germinate, bourgeon, shoot, burgeon forth, stream

  2. pour, swarm, stream, teem, pullulateverb

    move in large numbers

    "people were pouring out of the theater"; "beggars pullulated in the plaza"

    Synonyms:
    pelt, burgeon forth, bourgeon, teem, shoot, pour, rain buckets, spud, stream, decant, pour out, germinate, sprout, swarm, rain cats and dogs, well out

  3. shoot, spud, germinate, pullulate, bourgeon, burgeon forth, sproutverb

    produce buds, branches, or germinate

    "the potatoes sprouted"

    Synonyms:
    shoot, teem, scud, blast, sprout, hit, film, snap, take, bourgeon, swarm, buck, shoot down, fool away, fritter, dissipate, dart, frivol away, burgeon forth, develop, stock, scoot, fritter away, charge, inject, germinate, pour, stream, fool, photograph, tear, dash, spud, flash, pip, evolve

  4. pullulateverb

    become abundant; increase rapidly

    Synonyms:
    teem, spud, sprout, swarm, pour, germinate, bourgeon, shoot, burgeon forth, stream

  5. pullulateverb

    breed freely and abundantly

    Synonyms:
    teem, spud, sprout, swarm, pour, germinate, bourgeon, shoot, burgeon forth, stream

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  1. pullulateverb

    Synonyms:
    germinate, bud, shoot, sprout, vegetate, push, grow, put forth, burst forth, shoot forth

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  • berkembang biakIndonesian
  • krioelen, zich grote getale voortplanten, kiemen, zich ontwikkelenDutch
  • kiełkować, plenić się, mnożyć się, zakiełkowaćPolish

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