Definitions for sprout

Definitions for (noun) sprout

Main entry: sprout

Definition: a newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed)

Main entry: sprout

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

Definitions for (verb) sprout

Main entry: sprout, stock

Definition: put forth and grow sprouts or shoots

Usage: the plant sprouted early this year

Main entry: germinate, bourgeon, burgeon forth, pullulate, sprout, spud, shoot

Definition: produce buds, branches, or germinate

Usage: the potatoes sprouted

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