Online Google Dictionary

burgeon 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/ˈbərjən/,
Font size:

burgeons, 3rd person singular present; burgeoning, present participle; burgeoned, past tense; burgeoned, past participle;
  1. Begin to grow or increase rapidly; flourish
    • - manufacturers are keen to cash in on the burgeoning demand
  2. Put forth young shoots; bud


  1. grow and flourish; "The burgeoning administration"; "The burgeoning population"
  2. In botany, a bud is an undeveloped or embryonic shoot and normally occurs in the axil of a leaf or at the tip of the stem. Once formed, a bud may remain for some time in a dormant condition, or it may form a shoot immediately.
  3. bud, sprout, shoot; To grow or expand; To swell to the point of bursting; Of plants, to bloom, bud
  4. to grow and flourish; to begin to blossom.