Budding - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbʌdɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word budding
Brit.  |ˈbʌdɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word budding
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to bud

noun

- reproduction of some unicellular organisms (such as yeasts) by growth and specialization followed by the separation by constriction of a part of the parent

adjective

- beginning to develop

Examples

her budding career as a lawyer

...the budding romance between the coworkers was the talk of the office...

the blasting effects of the intense cold on the budding fruit

The hibiscus is budding!

the budding breasts of a pubescent girl and the downy chin of pubescent boy

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