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Synonyms for sprout

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sprout(noun)

    any new growth of a plant such as a new branch or a bud

  2. sprout(verb)

    a newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed)

  3. shoot, spud, germinate, pullulate, bourgeon, burgeon forth, sprout(verb)

    produce buds, branches, or germinate

    "the potatoes sprouted"

    shoot, teem, scud, blast, hit, film, snap, take, pullulate, 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. sprout, stock(verb)

    put forth and grow sprouts or shoots

    "the plant sprouted early this year"

    stock up, stock, buy in, spud, stockpile, pullulate, carry, germinate, bourgeon, shoot, burgeon forth

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sprout(n)

    bud, germ, shoot, twig, stem, scion

  2. sprout(v)

    shoot, germinate, spring, vegetate, bud

    blight, wither, decay

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sprout(v. n.)

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

  2. sprout(n.)

    acrospire, plumule

  3. sprout(n.)

    shoot, ratoon, young branch

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sprout(n)

    shoot, tiller, chit, sucker, scion, aerospire, plumule, rattoon

  2. sprout(v)

    germinate, pullulate, bourgeon, grow, vegetate, branch, ramify, tiller

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sprout":

    germinate, miao, sprouts

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How to use sprout in a sentence?

  1. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    Thoughts sprout branches and roots and bear fruit of ideas, leaves as feelings and emotions. Harmony with nature from which our mind blooms like a flower. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  2. Laozi:

    The tree which fills the arms grew from the tiniest sprout...

  3. Laurie Little:

    Valeant intends to comply with all of its obligations under our agreement with the former shareholders of Sprout, including, as they relate to marketing spend, number of sales reps, and post-marketing studies.

  4. Park Ranger Alan Van Valkenburg:

    There are so many seeds out there, just waiting to sprout, waiting to grow, death Valley really does go from being a valley of death to being a valley of life, but that’s so brief, because it’s not a permanent thing.

  5. King Jehovah Hohenzollern:

    Life is my seed, I have yet to sprout.

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