burgeon
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burgeon(
buhr
-
jihn
)
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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burgeon
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (trade, relationship)
a. florecer
a burgeoning talentun talento incipiente
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burgeon [ˈbɜːdʒən]
intransitive verb
(Bot) retoñar; empezar a prosperar (rápidamente); [+trade etc] florecer;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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