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1. propagate

verb. ['ˈprɑːpəˌgeɪt'] become distributed or widespread.

Synonyms

  • spread
  • move

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • unearned run
  • earned run

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Words that Rhyme with Propagate

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  • congregate
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  • desegregate
  • digate
  • filegate
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  • fumigate
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  • instigate
  • interrogate
  • investigate
  • irangate

Example sentences of the word propagate


1. Verb, base form
The purple heart is so easy to grow and propagate that even the greenest novice will easily succeed.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Poppies propagate from seed.

3. Noun, singular or mass
Alternatively, propagate by division in late summer or spring.

2. propagate

verb. ['ˈprɑːpəˌgeɪt'] cause to become widely known.

Synonyms

  • generalize
  • circularize
  • vulgarize
  • spread
  • carry
  • pass around
  • publicize
  • run
  • circularise
  • air
  • popularize
  • publicise
  • sow
  • broadcast
  • popularise
  • generalise
  • bare
  • circulate
  • distribute
  • vulgarise
  • go around
  • diffuse
  • podcast
  • disperse

Antonyms

  • exclude
  • lack
  • lose
  • precede

3. propagate

verb. ['ˈprɑːpəˌgeɪt'] cause to propagate, as by grafting or layering.

Synonyms

  • process
  • inoculate

Antonyms

  • unextended
  • uncover
  • unprepared

4. propagate

verb. ['ˈprɑːpəˌgeɪt'] travel through the air.

Synonyms

  • go
  • locomote
  • travel

Antonyms

  • stay
  • wet
  • ample
  • adorned

5. propagate

verb. ['ˈprɑːpəˌgeɪt'] multiply sexually or asexually.

Synonyms

  • reproduce
  • procreate
  • vegetate

Antonyms

  • centralization
  • fold
  • cross
  • concentration

6. propagate

verb. ['ˈprɑːpəˌgeɪt'] transmit from one generation to the next.

Antonyms

  • hospitable

7. propagate

verb. ['ˈprɑːpəˌgeɪt'] transmit or cause to broaden or spread.

Synonyms

  • distribute

Antonyms

  • ebb
  • arrive

8. propagate

verb. ['ˈprɑːpəˌgeɪt'] transmit.

Synonyms

  • channelise
  • transfer
  • channelize
  • transmit
  • channel

Antonyms

  • confine
  • fail
  • idle
  • integrate
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