Synonyms for outgrowth

Synonyms for (noun) outgrowth

Synonyms: process, appendage, outgrowth

Definition: a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant

Usage: a bony process

Similar words: body part

Definition: any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity


Synonyms: growth, emergence, outgrowth

Definition: the gradual beginning or coming forth

Usage: figurines presage the emergence of sculpture in Greece

Similar words: beginning

Definition: the event consisting of the start of something

Usage: the beginning of the war


Synonyms: outgrowth, offset, offshoot, branch

Definition: a natural consequence of development

Similar words: effect, consequence, event, issue, result, outcome, upshot

Definition: a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon

Usage: the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise; his decision had depressing consequences for business; he acted very wise after the event