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Synonyms for bud

Synonyms for bud

a source of further growth and development

a young person between birth and puberty

a person whom one knows well, likes, and trusts

Words related to bud

a partially opened flower

a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping immature leaves or petals

develop buds

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start to grow or develop

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But, for example, plants don't have sex," Bud says.
In this activity, students pick a terminal tree bud that they will observe, outside of school time, from early spring or late winter until it opens.
The meat of the film," in Stone's view, "centers on Bud Fox" and the relationships he has with his two father-figures (Demos, 2007a).
It's that just-right taste--not too heavy or light--that sets Bud Light apart from other light beers.
In May of 2006, Bud was hospitalized for what he thought would be a minor surgical procedure to insert a pacemaker.
Nye managed to wrap the dog's lead around himself and shouted at him: "Go Bud, go.
Bud recalls how his mother cleaned houses part-time for extra income, while he "would get up at 4 o'clock in the morning and go ash-barrel picking" before school, then fold and sell newspapers at a newsstand after school.
Bud has very vivid memories of the Einer's Mead Mighty Mouse, particularly during its operation on the Nack ranch while San Diego County's waterline was being installed across their land.
The ruling in the House of Lords this week means the Czech brewery has the same claim to the Bud name as the American Budweiser made by Anheuser-Busch.
No ATPase-stained structure that resembled a taste bud was found on the surface epithelium of any uvula specimen (figure 1).
Oliver Otis Stanch-field--or Uncle Bud, as I knew him--and his wife drove down to meet me, and we traveled back to Michigan together.
The bud pickers, who, Ayson said, usually come from the neighborhood, make P10 for every tabo of sampaguita buds that they collect.
The warning comes from the People's Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA) after a Liverpool dog called Bud nearly died while out for walk in hot weather.
Bud break and young shoot growth occurs rapidly across winegrowing regions, and warm temperatures hasten the workload for vineyard-management crews.