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1. gestate

verb. ['ˈdʒɛˌsteɪt'] be pregnant with.

Synonyms

  • have a bun in the oven
  • bear
  • birth
  • have
  • give birth
  • deliver
  • expect
  • carry

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • refrain
  • exclude
  • give

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Words that Rhyme with Gestate

  • acetate
  • agitate
  • allstate
  • amputate
  • annotate
  • cogitate
  • corestate
  • debilitate
  • decapitate
  • devastate
  • dictate
  • downstate
  • facilitate
  • felicitate
  • gravitate
  • hesitate
  • homestate
  • imitate
  • incapacitate
  • irritate

Example sentences of the word gestate


1. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
While the Viperidae family mothers gestate, they cannot eat and have trouble protecting themselves from predators.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Insect larvae, including the mayfly, caddisfly and stonefly, gestate in streams.

3. Verb, base form
Tropical and African species of squirrel have been known to gestate up to 65 days.

2. gestate

verb. ['ˈdʒɛˌsteɪt'] have the idea for.

Synonyms

  • conceptualize
  • design
  • create by mental act
  • find
  • discover
  • create mentally
  • conceptualise
  • preconceive

Antonyms

  • bull
  • middle
  • end
  • death
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