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American English: /ˈbərdʒən/
British English: /ˈbəːdʒ(ə)n/

Translation of burgeon in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (grow, flourish)
    (nature/plant) [literary]
    retoñar [literary]
    Example sentences
    • China and India's appetites for oil are burgeoning, demanding more and more from the world's oil wells.
    • The Vietnam anti-war movement began to burgeon in 1965.
    • Meanwhile the number of sixty-five-and-older people will burgeon, it will grow almost 55 percent.
    Example sentences
    • Burbank studied life at its fountain head - in the marvelous little buds and shoots and leaves that burgeon forth each spring to fill us anew with the awe for nature.
    • Overhead the light streamed down through a jigsaw canopy of burgeoning foliage.
    • A plant burgeons, flowers and dies; it does not come back to life, grow younger and regress to the original seed.
  • 2
    also: burgeoning present participle
    a burgeoning young talent of the Mexican cinema
    un pujante joven talento del cine mexicano
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