sprout

All Verb Noun
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  • We build a home for her we love, and those who sprout around us. Cited from The Memories of Fifty Years, by William H. Sparks
  • They may never sprout if they are four to six inches under ground. Cited from Growing Nuts in the North, by Carl Weschcke
  • Without both together no seed could sprout, no plant put forth its leaves. Cited from Life and Labors of Elder John Kline, the Martyr Missionary, John Kline
  • Some one has told me that this would merely cause the little branch to sprout again. Cited from One Thousand Questions in California Agriculture
  • Several new villages also began to sprout up along the railway lines.
  • It may tell you that the sprout did not come up at the time it was expected. Cited from Public Opinion, by Walter Lippmann
  • She found many more of the sprouting pale green points than she had ever hoped to find. Cited from The Secret Garden, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • The leaves sprout and grow in the spring, then die back during June.
  • The ground began to rise, and they advanced through hills sprouting with the early green of winter. Cited from The Valiant Runaways, by Gertrude Atherton
  • In the past few years, a number of construction projects have sprouted in the region.
  • Many of the killed trees sprout and form a new stand.
  • If I take sprouts that come up where the roots have been cut, will they make good trees? Cited from One Thousand Questions in California Agriculture
  • As the seeds sprout take them out and keep a record of them. Cited from The First Book of Farming, by Charles L. Goodrich
  • With a little care to prevent sprouting, they may be preserved until April. Cited from The Field and Garden Vegetables of America, by Fearing Burr
  • They also produce very large numbers of seeds, which sprout following fire.
  • She had lived there when the largest trees in the forest were tiny little sprouts. Cited from Friendly Fairies, by Johnny Gruelle; Illustrated by Johnny Gruel
  • How shall I plant seeds so as to help them sprout easily and grow into strong plants? Cited from The First Book of Farming, by Charles L. Goodrich
  • The sprouting process occurs in dark or very low light conditions.
  • The series is Sprout's first original long form television series.
  • The series is Sprout's first original long form television series.
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Meaning of sprout

  • noun Any new growth of a plant such as a new branch or a bud
  • noun A newly grown bud (especially from a germinating seed)
  • verb Put forth and grow sprouts or shoots
    the plant sprouted early this year