Thesaurus

burgeon

variants: also bourgeon

Synonyms and Antonyms of burgeon

1 to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number
  • The trout population in the stream is burgeoning now that the water is clean.
Synonyms of burgeon
Words Related to burgeon
Antonyms of burgeon
2 to grow vigorously
  • The spring flowers burgeoned once the warm weather set in for good.
Synonyms of burgeon
Words Related to burgeon


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up burgeon? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!