Synonyms of budding


1. budding, asexual reproduction, agamogenesis

usage: reproduction of some unicellular organisms (such as yeasts) by growth and specialization followed by the separation by constriction of a part of the parent


1. bud, develop

usage: develop buds; "The hibiscus is budding!"

2. bud, begin, start

usage: start to grow or develop; "a budding friendship"


1. budding, undeveloped (vs. developed)

usage: beginning to develop; "a budding genius"

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