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synonyms for burgeoning

  • fledgling
  • growing
  • incipient
  • nascent
  • promising
  • beginning
  • blossoming
  • germinal
  • germinating
  • maturing
  • opening
  • potential
  • pullulating
  • sprouting
  • vegetating
  • young
  • bursting forth
  • embryonic
  • fresh
  • pubescent
  • shooting up
  • developing
  • expanding
  • flourishing
  • spreading
  • thriving
  • viable
  • amplifying
  • animate
  • augmenting
  • budding
  • crescent
  • enlarging
  • fructifying
  • germinating
  • living
  • maturing
  • mushrooming
  • pullulating
  • sprouting
  • stretching
  • swelling
  • waxing
  • crescive
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antonyms for burgeoning

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  • dying
  • shrinking
  • withering
  • declining
  • failing
  • losing
  • ceasing
  • decreasing
  • languishing
  • stunted
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How to use burgeoning in a sentence

The songs of the birds came glad and multitudinous as in the burgeoning dawn of a glorious day.
THE HILL OF VENUSNATHAN GALLIZIER
There was another force, subtle and exacting: the girl's burgeoning womanhood.
KENNYLEONA DALRYMPLE
The wildly burgeoning life of Khatka had surrounded the off-worlders since they had come here.
VOODOO PLANETANDRE NORTON
They came back of their own accord to offer themselves rich with all the consequences of their secret burgeoning.
DECADENCE AND OTHER ESSAYS ON THE CULTURE OF IDEASREMY DE GOURMONT
All about, in nature and in human kind, she felt the spring burgeoning, and within herself she felt it most of all.
THE NEST BUILDERBEATRICE FORBES-ROBERTSON HALE
When he turned from his long look out into the burgeoning spring she was standing silent, expectant.
THE CLARIONSAMUEL HOPKINS ADAMS
One thing remained, unasked and unbeknownst, grooved with synaptic permanence in their burgeoning brains.
THE BEGINNINGHENRY HASSE
In the recurrent springs of her after life the faint smell of the burgeoning earth filled her with an unappeasable desire.
ROADS FROM ROMEANNE C. E. ALLINSON
As the spring burgeoned and flowered into summer, she herself seemed burgeoning and flowering.
SHADOWS OF FLAMESAMELIE RIVES
The young girl, burgeoning into a marvelous womanhood, sat before him like an embodied spirit.
CARMEN ARIZACHARLES FRANCIS STOCKING
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BURGEONING

  • beginning
  • blossoming
  • burgeoning
  • bursting forth
  • embryonic
  • fledgling
  • fresh
  • germinal
  • germinating
  • growing
  • incipient
  • maturing
  • nascent
  • opening
  • potential
  • promising
  • pubescent
  • pullulating
  • shooting up
  • sprouting
  • vegetating
  • young
  • amplifying
  • animate
  • augmenting
  • budding
  • burgeoning
  • crescent
  • crescive
  • developing
  • enlarging
  • expanding
  • flourishing
  • fructifying
  • germinating
  • living
  • maturing
  • mushrooming
  • pullulating
  • spreading
  • sprouting
  • stretching
  • swelling
  • thriving
  • viable
  • waxing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.