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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Growing and flourishing.

Usage examples (37)
  • Verb (used without object) : The town burgeoned into a city. He burgeoned into a fine actor
  • But what concerns me most is the what you describe as a burgeoning bureaucracy around citizen focus.
  • United Daughters of the Confederacy, and in burgeoning historical societies, an uncompromising narrative emerged.
  • You get the picture: Soak a burgeoning and vital business to keep a dying one on life-support. for more
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