Synonyms and Antonyms of burgeon
to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number
- The trout population in the stream is burgeoning now that the water is clean.
accelerate, accumulate, appreciate, balloon, boom, build up, climb, enlarge, escalate, expand, gain, increase, mount, multiply, mushroom, proliferate, rise, roll up, snowball, spread, swell, wax
jump, rocket, skyrocket, surge
heighten, intensify, redouble
blow up, bulk, distend, inflate, puff (up)
crescendo, crest, peak
to grow vigorously
- The spring flowers burgeoned once the warm weather set in for good.
luxuriate, overgrow, proliferate, shoot up
germinate, root, sprout
bloom, flower, fruit, produce, propagate, regenerate, seed