Synonyms for germinate

Synonyms for (verb) germinate

Synonyms: germinate, bourgeon, burgeon forth, pullulate, sprout, spud, shoot

Definition: produce buds, branches, or germinate

Usage: the potatoes sprouted

Similar words: grow

Definition: increase in size by natural process

Usage: Corn doesn't grow here; In these forests, mushrooms grow under the trees; her hair doesn't grow much anymore


Synonyms: germinate

Definition: cause to grow or sprout

Usage: the plentiful rain germinated my plants

Similar words: grow

Definition: cause to grow or develop

Usage: He grows vegetables in his backyard


Synonyms: germinate, evolve, develop

Definition: work out

Usage: We have developed a new theory of evolution

Similar words: create by mental act, create mentally

Definition: create mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands