Synonyms of bud
shootDictionary • The first buds appeared on the trees.
shoot • This week saw the first pink shoots of the new season's crop.
branch • the low, overhanging branches of a giant pine tree
twig • There was a slight sound of a twig breaking underfoot.
sprig • Chop the watercress, reserving a sprig or two for garnish.
developDictionary • The leaves were budding on the trees now.
develop • Children develop at different rates.
grow • The station had roses growing at each end of the platform.
sprout • It only takes a few days for beans to sprout.
burgeon • Japan's burgeoning satellite-TV industry
mature • young girls who have not yet matured
germinate • Some seed varieties germinate very quickly.
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• the low, overhanging branches of a giant pine tree
burgeonIf something burgeons, it grows or develops rapidly.
• Japan's burgeoning satellite-TV industry
• Children develop at different rates.
Thesaurus for bud from the Collins English Thesaurus
a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals
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