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proliferate

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  • verbincrease quickly
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Synonyms for proliferate

verb increase quickly
  • breed
  • burgeon
  • escalate
  • generate
  • multiply
  • mushroom
  • propagate
  • reproduce
  • snowball
  • engender
  • expand
  • procreate
  • grow rapidly
  • run riot

Antonyms for proliferate

  • decrease
  • destroy
  • kill
  • lessen
  • shrink
  • decline
  • fall off
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to proliferate

abound

verb. exist in abundance
  • be alive with
  • be all over the place
  • be knee deep in
  • be no end to
  • be plentiful
  • be thick with
  • be up to one's ears in
  • crawl with
  • crowd
  • flourish
  • flow
  • have a full plate
  • infest
  • overflow
  • proliferate
  • swarm
  • swell
  • teem
  • thrive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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