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1. sprout

verb. ['ˈspraʊt'] produce buds, branches, or germinate.

Synonyms

  • germinate
  • shoot
  • spud
  • burgeon forth
  • bourgeon
  • grow

Antonyms

  • dedifferentiate
  • worsen
  • disappear
  • lose

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Rhymes with Sprout

  • stake-out
  • how-about
  • without
  • throughout
  • strout
  • reroute
  • redoubt
  • devout
  • troutt
  • trout
  • stoute
  • stout
  • spout
  • snout
  • shrout
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  • krout
  • kraut
  • grout
  • flout
  • drought
  • crout
  • clout
  • all-out
  • about
  • tout
  • thuot
  • shout
  • routt
  • route

Sentences with sprout


1. Verb, base form
Another way to make sure that you get all nine amino acids from your lentils is to sprout them.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
The seeds sprout; then grow a long root to the ground where the tree obtains nutrients and water.

Quotes about sprout


1. And the past held only this wisdom: that love was a damaging mistake, and its accomplice, hope, a treacherous illusion. And whenever those twin poisonous flowers began to sprout in the parched land of that field, Mariam uprooted them. She uprooted them and ditched them before they took hold.
- Khaled Hosseini, A Thousand Splendid Suns

2. Give time, give space to sprout your potential. Awaken the beauty of your heart – the beauty of your spirit. There are infinite possibilities.
- Amit Ray, Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

3. When a tree is polled, it will sprout new shoots nearer its roots. A soul that is ruined in the bud will frequently return to the springtime of its beginnings and its promise-filled childhood, as though it could discover new hopes there and retie the broken threads of life. The shoots grow rapidly and eagerly, but it is only a sham life that will never be a genuine tree.
- Hermann Hesse, Beneath the Wheel

2. sprout

noun. ['ˈspraʊt'] any new growth of a plant such as a new branch or a bud.

Synonyms

  • plant organ
  • bud

Antonyms

  • shorten
  • stay
  • original

3. sprout

verb. ['ˈspraʊt'] put forth and grow sprouts or shoots.

Synonyms

  • develop
  • produce
  • grow
  • get
  • acquire

Antonyms

  • understock
  • irregular
  • disrepute
  • nonstandard

4. sprout

noun. ['ˈspraʊt'] a newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed).

Synonyms

  • green
  • bean sprout
  • alfalfa sprout
  • greens

Antonyms

  • linger
  • undershoot
  • absorb
  • unweave
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