Synonyms of offshoot in English:

offshoot

noun

  • 1 the cactus grew some offshoots
    side shoot, shoot, sucker, tendril, runner, scion, slip, offset, sprout, sprig, stem, twig, branch, bough, limb, spur
    technical stolon
    [Antonyms] trunk
  • 2 an offshoot of Thomas Cromwell's line
    descendant, scion, relation, relative
  • 3 offshoots of big firms or finance houses
    subsidiary, branch, derivative, adjunct, appendage
  • 4 one practical offshoot of the growth of interest in heritage is the growth of tourism
    outcome, result, effect, consequence, upshot, product, by-product, spin-off, ramification, development, outgrowth
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