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evolve

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of evolve

  1. 1 to gradually become clearer or more detailed <as the governor's plans for the reform of state government evolved, objections from various groups inevitably arose> Synonyms elaborate, develop, unfoldRelated Words advance, fare, forge, get along, get on, march, proceed, progress; blossom, grow, mature, ripen; materialize; emerge, play out

  2. 2 to throw or give off <baking soda and citric acid react with each other and evolve carbon dioxide> Synonyms cast, discharge, emanate, emit, exhale, expel, expire [archaic], give out, irradiate, issue, radiate, release, send (out), shoot, throw out, ventRelated Words eliminate, evacuate, excrete, exude, ooze, secrete; eject, erupt, gush, jet, outpour, pour, spew, spout, spray, spurt, squirtNear Antonyms absorb, inhale, soak (up), sponge, suck (up), take up




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