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buds

noun
plural of bud

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a young person who is between infancy and adulthood
  • that sitcom star is still a bud, so all he needs right now are looks and personality

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buds

verb
present tense third-person singular of bud

Synonyms & Antonyms of buds (Entry 2 of 2)

as in blossoms, blooms

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“Buds.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/buds. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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