budding


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bud·ding

 (bŭd′ĭng)
adj.
Being in an early developmental stage: a gallery with the works of budding artists.

budding

(ˈbʌdɪŋ)
adj
at an early stage of development but showing promise or potential: a budding genius.

bud•ding

(ˈbʌd ɪŋ)
adj.
in an early, usu. promising stage of development: a budding artist.
[1550–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.budding - reproduction of some unicellular organisms (such as yeasts) by growth and specialization followed by the separation by constriction of a part of the parent
agamogenesis, asexual reproduction - reproduction without the fusion of gametes
Adj.1.budding - beginning to develop; "a budding genius"
undeveloped - not developed; "courses in interior design were rare and undeveloped"; "undeveloped social awareness"

budding

adjective developing, beginning, growing, promising, potential, flowering, burgeoning, fledgling, embryonic, nascent, incipient, germinal The forum is now open to all budding entrepreneurs.
Translations
في أوَّل نُمُوِّه ، مُتَفَتِّح، مُبَرعِم
nadějnýnastávající
bimbózó
verîandi, tilvonandi
yeni yeni parlayanyeni yetişen

budding

[ˈbʌdɪŋ] ADJ (fig) [talent] → en ciernes

budding

[ˈbʌdɪŋ] adj
[tree] → bourgeonnant(e)
[poet, entrepreneur] → en herbe
[passion, romance] → naissant(e)
[democracy] → naissant(e)

budding

adjknospend; (fig) poet etcangehend

budding

[ˈbʌdɪŋ]
1. adj (fig) (talent) → in erba; (flower) → in boccio
2. n (Bot) → gemmazione f

bud

(bad) noun
a shoot of a tree or plant, containing undeveloped leaves or flower(s) or both. Are there buds on the trees yet?; a rosebud.
verbpast tense, past participle ˈbudded
to begin to grow. The trees are budding.
ˈbudding adjective
just beginning to develop. a budding poet.
in bud
producing buds. The flowers are in bud.
References in classic literature ?
As twilight fell, dewy and still, one by one they gathered on the porch where the June roses were budding beautifully, and each groaned or sighed as she sat down, as if tired or troubled.
There were none of the signs of spring for which I used to watch in Virginia, no budding woods or blooming gardens.
If you can imagine a toadstool in joints, an interminable string of toadstools, budding and sprouting in endless convolutions--why, that is something like it.
All her little womanly ways, budding out of her like blossoms on a young fruit-tree, had their effect on him, and sometimes caused his very heart to tingle with the keenest thrills of pleasure.
Mine was the first wrong, when I betrayed thy budding youth into a false and unnatural relation with my decay.
Halloo, here's grass growing in the boat's bottom --and by the Lord, the mast there's budding.
People were sorry for Pudd'nhead Wilson; his budding career would get hurt by this trial.
This took dim shape, presently -- it was budding homesickness.
She read it with tears in her eyes and then sent it to Adam Ladd, thinking he had earned a share in it, and that he deserved a glimpse of the girl's budding imagination, as well as of her grateful young heart.