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"Burgeon" is an intransitive verb which is often translated as "florecer", and "thrive" is an intransitive verb which is often translated as "crecer muy bien". Learn more about the difference between "burgeon" and "thrive" below.
burgeon
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(to prosper)
a. florecer
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
The city has burgeoned in recent years under the leadership of Mayor Grant.La ciudad ha florecido en los últimos años bajo el liderazgo del Alcalde Grant.
2. (botany)
a. retoñar
When spring comes, everything is renewed, and the plants begin to burgeon.Cuando llega la primavera, todo se renueva, y las plantas comienzan a retoñar.
b. florecer
This bush will burgeon and produce beautiful blossoms.Este arbusto florecerá, produciendo flores hermosas.
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thrive(
thrayv
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to grow)
a. crecer muy bien
The herbs you planted are really thriving.Las hierbas que plantaste están creciendo muy bien.
These plants will thrive in the shade.Estas plantas crecerán muy bien en lugares sombreados.
b. desarrollarse
They attributed the child's failure to thrive to his diet.Atribuyeron a la dieta del niño que no se desarrollara.
c. medrar (person, plant)
Los niños están medrando desde que empezaron a servir comida más sana en las escuelas.Healthier meals in schools are helping kids thrive.
2. (to be successful)
a. prosperar
The business is thriving since she took over.El negocio está prosperando desde que ella se hizo cargo.
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