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synonyms for sprouting

  • budding
  • flourishing
  • blossoming
  • growing
  • opening
  • bearing fruit
  • burgeoning
  • developing
  • expanding
  • flourishing
  • spreading
  • thriving
  • viable
  • amplifying
  • animate
  • augmenting
  • budding
  • crescent
  • enlarging
  • fructifying
  • germinating
  • living
  • maturing
  • mushrooming
  • pullulating
  • stretching
  • swelling
  • waxing
  • crescive
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antonyms for sprouting

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  • barren
  • declining
  • fading
  • sterile
  • unfruitful
  • healthy
  • adult
  • dying
  • mature
  • old
  • shrinking
  • withering
  • withered
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      How to use sprouting in a sentence

      After sprouting again, allowing for the seed, increase in bulk for each rod separately.
      TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
      In favorable circumstances sprouting will give a gain of four to six days, but in many cases dry seed will be fully as early.
      TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
      The narrow or hilling hoe follows the operation of the sprouting hoe.
      TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
      I, who had been sitting calm, on the low parapet beneath the tenderly sprouting wistaria arbour, broke my philosophic silence.
      JAFFERYWILLIAM J. LOCKE
      Hence the furrows are not ploughed close together, for the roots when crowded impede the sprouting of the plant.
      THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
      Not that engineers more than any other professional men are sprouting wings—not that.
      OPPORTUNITIES IN ENGINEERINGCHARLES M. HORTON
      If I discover signs of brilliancy sprouting in any of you, Ill let you know instantly.
      MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
      The tobacco seedlings were already sprouting in Mason jars on the sunporch window-sills.
      BLIND MAN'S LANTERNALLEN KIM LANG
      The soldiers threw themselves upon the green grass, just sprouting in the valley, beneath the rays of the sun of early spring.
      HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE VOL. IV, NO. 19, DEC 1851VARIOUS
      But although with that issue Peter began to find forgiveness sprouting in his soul, new complications arose.
      SOUTHERN HEARTSFLORENCE HULL WINTERBURN
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      WORDS RELATED TO SPROUTING

      • bearing fruit
      • blossoming
      • budding
      • flourishing
      • growing
      • opening
      • sprouting
      • amplifying
      • animate
      • augmenting
      • budding
      • burgeoning
      • crescent
      • crescive
      • developing
      • enlarging
      • expanding
      • flourishing
      • fructifying
      • germinating
      • living
      • maturing
      • mushrooming
      • pullulating
      • spreading
      • sprouting
      • stretching
      • swelling
      • thriving
      • viable
      • waxing
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