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bud Explained

bud at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


bud at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1398, bodde, origin unknown, perhaps from O.Fr. boter "push forward, thrust," itself a Gmc. word (cf. Du. bot "bud," O.S. budil "bag, purse," Ger. Beutel), or from O.E. budd "beetle." ///

Bud at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

informal a Budweiser (=a type of beer) // --Hey, would you like a Bud?//

bud at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] [Sense: 1; Date: 1300-1400; Origin: Origin unknown.]// [Sense: 2; Date: 1800-1900; Origin: buddy]//
1 a young tightly rolled up flower or leaf before it opens: --rose buds// in bud (=having buds but no flowers yet) // come into bud (=start to produce buds) //
2 spoken especially AmE buddy: --Hey, bud, how's it going?// cotton bud, taste bud, nip sth in the bud at nip1 (3)//
bud 2 past tense and past participle budded present participle budding v [I] // to produce buds//

bud at Danish => English Of Explained:

rtbe aware of, realise, realize, under

bud at Danish => English Of Explained:

er, reserveorderconduct, direct, guide

bud at Swedish => English Of Explained:


bud at Swedish => english Of Explained:

commandment, message, order

bud at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

Small lateral or terminal protuberance on the stem of a vascular plant that may develop into a flower, leaf, or shoot. Buds arise from meristem tissue. In temperate climates, trees form resting buds that are resistant to frost in preparation for winter. Flower buds are modified leaves.

bud at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

123 Moby Thesaurus words for "bud":
Anlage, acrospire, aunt, auntie, blood brother, boy, brethren,
brother, bub, bubba, buck, buddy, burgeon, burst forth, chick,
chickabiddy, colt, country cousin, cousin, cousin once removed,
cousin twice removed, cub, daughter, egg, embryo, engraft, father,
fellow, first cousin, fledgling, flourish, flower bud,
foster brother, frater, gemma, gemmate, gemmula, gemmule, germ,
germen, germinate, graft, grandnephew, grandniece, granduncle,
great-aunt, great-uncle, grow, grow rank, half brother,
hobbledehoy, imp, implant, inarch, juvenile, kid, kid brother, lad,
laddie, leaf, leaf bud, leaf out, leave, loins, luxuriate,
manchild, master, moppet, mother, muchacho, nephew, niece, nipper,
nucleus, nuncle, nunks, nunky, overgrow, overrun, ovum, plumule,
pullulate, pup, puppy, put forth, put forth leaves, put out buds,
riot, root, rudiment, schoolboy, second cousin, seed, shoot,
shoot up, sis, sissy, sister, sister-german, sistern, son, sonny,
sonny boy, spark, spermatozoon, sprout, sprout up, stepbrother,
stepsister, strike root, take root, unc, uncle, uncs, upspear,
upsprout, uterine brother, vegetate, whelp, young man, youngling,
youngster, youth

bud at Danish => English Of Explained:



bÚd at Irish => English Of Explained:


bud at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

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bud at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun, verb

1 a small lump that grows on a plant and from which a flower, leaf or stem develops:
the first buds appearing in spring * The magnolia tree is in bud already.

2 a flower or leaf that is not fully open

3 (AmE, informal) = BUDDY:
Listen, bud, enough of the wisecracks, OK?

verb [V] to produce buds

Bud at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Bud \Bud\, v. t.
To graft, as a plant with another or into another, by
inserting a bud from the one into an opening in the bark of
the other, in order to raise, upon the budded stock, fruit
different from that which it would naturally bear.

The apricot and the nectarine may be, and usually are,
budded upon the peach; the plum and the peach are
budded on each other. --Farm. Dict.

Bud \Bud\, n. [OE. budde; cf. D. bot, G. butze, butz, the core
of a fruit, bud, LG. butte in hagebutte, hainbutte, a hip of
the dog-rose, or OF. boton, F. bouton, bud, button, OF. boter
to bud, push; all akin to E. beat. See {Button}.]
1. (Bot.) A small protuberance on the stem or branches of a
plant, containing the rudiments of future leaves, flowers,
or stems; an undeveloped branch or flower.

2. (Biol.) A small protuberance on certain low forms of
animals and vegetables which develops into a new organism,
either free or attached. See {Hydra}.

{Bud moth} (Zo["o]l.), a lepidopterous insect of several
species, which destroys the buds of fruit trees; esp.
{Tmetocera ocellana} and {Eccopsis malana} on the apple

Bud \Bud\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Budded}; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To put forth or produce buds, as a plant; to grow, as a
bud does, into a flower or shoot.

2. To begin to grow, or to issue from a stock in the manner
of a bud, as a horn.

3. To be like a bud in respect to youth and freshness, or
growth and promise; as, a budding virgin. --Shak.

Syn: To sprout; germinate; blossom.

bud at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: a partially opened flower
2: a swelling on a plant stem consisting of overlapping
immature leaves or petals
[also: {budding}, {budded}]

v 1: develop buds; "The hibiscus is budding!"
2: start to grow or develop; "a budding friendship"
[also: {budding}, {budded}]

bud at Sanskrit => English (Monier-Williams) Of Explained:


1[ bud ] cl. 1. P. Ā. [ bodati ] , [ °te ] , to perceive , learn
cf. Dhātup. xxi , 12 ( cf. [ bund ] and [ budh ] )



1[ buD ] cl. 6. P. [ buDati ] , to cover , conceal cf. Dhātup. xxviii
, 101 ( v.l. for [ cuD ] )

---> to emit , discharge cf. ib. 90 ( v.l. for [ puD ] )


bud at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » Bud|buď|búð


Inter: wikipedia » Bud (disambiguation)|Bud


* Inter: enPR » bŭd, Inter: IPA » /bʌd/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /bVd/
  • Inter: audio » En-us-bud.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ʌd

    Etymology 1

    From Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » budde|lang=enm 'bud, seedpod', from Inter: etyl » gem-pro|en Inter: recons » buddōn|lang=gem-pro (compare Dutch Inter: term » bot|lang=nl 'bud', German Inter: l » de|Hagebutte|Hagebutte ‘hip, rosehip', Inter: term » Butzen|lang=de 'seedpod', Swedish dialect Inter: term » bodd|lang=sv 'head'), perhaps from Inter: etyl » ine-pro|en Inter: recons » bʰew-|lang=ine-pro, Inter: recons » bu-||to swell|lang=ine-pro.


    Category: File - :Comparison between bud and cigarette pack.jpg|thumb|upright|A marijuana bud

  • Inter: wikipedi » a
    Inter: en-nou » n
  • A newly formed leaf or flower that has not yet unfolded.
    1. : After a long, cold winter, the trees finally began to produce buds.
    2. Inter: slan » g Potent cannabis taken from the flowering part of the plant (the bud), or marijuana generally.
    3. : Hey bro, want to smoke some bud?
    4. A small rounded body in the process of splitting from an organism, which may grow into a genetically identical new organism.
    5. : In this slide, you can see a yeast cell forming buds.
    6. A weaned calf in its first year, so called because the horns are then beginning to bud.
      * Inter: sense » marijuana nug; see also Category: Wikisaurus:marijuana -
      Derived terms
      * redbud

  • taste bud
    Inter: trans-top » newly formed leaf or flower that has not yet unfolded
  • Armenian: Inter: t+ » hy|բողբոջ|tr=boġboǰ
  • Azeri: Inter: t+ » az|zoğ, Inter: t- » az|pöhrə, Inter: t- » az|cücərti
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|пъпка|f|tr=pǎpka|sc=Cyrl
  • Catalan: Inter: t+ » ca|brot|m, Inter: t- » ca|gema|f, Inter: t- » ca|borró|m
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|芽|tr=yá|sc=Hani
  • Chinese Characters: 芽
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|pupen|m
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|knop|m
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|silmu, Inter: t+ » fi|nuppu (of a flower)
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|bourgeon|m, Inter: t+ » fr|bouton|m
  • Inter: trreq » Georgian
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Knospe|f
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|οφθαλμός|m|tr=ofthalmós
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|bimbó, Inter: t+ » hu|rügy

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|germoglio|m, Inter: t- » it|boccio|m, Inter: t+ » it|virgulto|m, Inter: t- » it|pollone|m, Inter: t- » it|getto|m
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|芽|tr=め, me|sc=Jpan
    • Korean: Inter: t- » ko|움|tr=um|sc=Kore, Inter: t+ » ko|눈|tr=nun|sc=Kore, Inter: t+ » ko|싹|tr=ssak|sc=Kore
    • Latgalian: Inter: tø » ltg|pupurs
    • Latvian: Inter: t+ » lv|pumpurs|m
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|غنچه|tr=qonĉa(e)|sc=fa-Arab, Inter: t- » fa|نوگل|tr=nowgol|sc=fa-Arab
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|botão
    • Romanian: Inter: t+ » ro|boboc|m
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|почка|f|tr=póćka|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t+ » ru|бутон|m|tr=butón|sc=Cyrl Inter: qualifier » of a flower
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|botón|m, Inter: t+ » es|brote|m, Inter: t+ » es|retoño|m, Inter: t+ » es|yema|f
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|knopp|c
    • Telugu: Inter: t+ » te|మొగ్గ|tr=mogga|sc=Telu
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|filiz, Inter: t+ » tr|sürgün
    • Volapük: Inter: t+ » vo|gnob, Inter: t- » vo|bledagnob, Inter: t+ » vo|floragnob, Inter: t- » vo|flukagnob

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » slang: potent cannabis
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|beu|f
    • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|حشیش|tr=haŝiŝ|sc=fa-Arab

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|шишка|m|tr=šíška
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|cogollo

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » small rounded body in the process of splitting from an organism, which may grow into a genetically identical new organism
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|пъпка|f
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|gema|f
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|kuroutuma
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Spross|m

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|gemma|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|почка|m|tr=póćka
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|yema|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    Inter: en-verb » bud|d|ing
  • To form buds.
    1. : The trees are finally starting to bud.
    2. To reproduce by splitting off buds.
    3. : Yeast reproduces by budding.
      Inter: trans-top » to form buds

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|напъпвам
  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|gemar
  • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|pučet
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|ontluiken
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|bourgeonner
  • German: knospen
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|βλασταίνω|tr=vlastísi

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|bimbózik, Inter: t+ » hu|rügyezik
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|germogliare
    • Korean: 움트다 (umteuda), 싹트다 (ssakteuda)
    • Persian: Inter: t- » fa|غنچه دادن|tr=qonĉa(e) dādan|sc=fa-Arab
    • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|отпочковываться|tr=otpočkóvyvat’sja
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|florecer, Inter: t+ » es|brotar, Inter: t+ » es|retoñar
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|knoppa

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » to reproduce by splitting off buds
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|пъпкувам
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|gemar
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|kuroutua

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Spanish: reproducirse por gemación
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|delning

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    Etymology 2

    From Inter: term » buddy.


    Inter: en-nou » n
  • Inter: informa » l Buddy, friend.
    1. : I like to hang out with my buds on Saturday night.
    2. Inter: informa » l Inter: non-gloss definition » used to address a male
      * See also Category: Wikisaurus:friend -
      Inter: trans-top » slang: buddy

  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|col·lega|m|f
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|pote|m|f
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Kumpel|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|haver
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|amico
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|amigote|m

    Inter: trans-botto » m


    * BDU
  • dub

  • Category: Category:English terms of address -
    Category: Category:en:Marijuana -



    From Inter: etyl » non|da Inter: term » boð|lang=non.


    * Inter: IPA » buð|lang=da
    • Inter: rhymes » uð|lang=da


      Inter: da-noun » stem=budd|et

  • command
    1. message
    2. offer
    3. bid
    4. guess

      Related terms

      * budskab {{n}}

  • de ti bud {{p}}


    Inter: da-noun-infl » stem=budd|et


    Inter: da-noun » buddet|e|g=n

  • messenger, delivery man, errand boy

    Related terms

    * budbringer {{c}}


    Inter: da-noun-infl » buddet|e|||buddets|g=n

  • Lojban


    Inter: jbo-rafs » i
  • Inter: rafsi of » bunda

  • Swedish


    * Inter: IPA » /bʉd/|lang=sv
    • Inter: audio » Sv-bud.ogg|audio


      Inter: sv-noun » g=n

  • a message (also budskap)
    1. a commandment (as in the Ten Commandments; also budord), a rule that must be obeyed (also bud)
    2. a bid, an offer
    3. a messenger (also budbärare, sändebud)
    4. someone who delivers packages or parcels (also budbil, cykelbud, paketbud)


      Inter: sv-noun-n-zer » o

    Translation: ar » bud
    Translation: et » bud
    Translation: el » bud
    Translation: eo » bud
    Translation: fa » bud
    Translation: fr » bud
    Translation: ga » bud
    Translation: ko » bud
    Translation: hr » bud
    Translation: io » bud
    Translation: it » bud
    Translation: kn » bud
    Translation: lt » bud
    Translation: li » bud
    Translation: hu » bud
    Translation: mg » bud
    Translation: ml » bud
    Translation: my » bud
    Translation: no » bud
    Translation: pl » bud
    Translation: ru » bud
    Category: simple:bud -
    Translation: fi » bud
    Translation: sv » bud
    Translation: ta » bud
    Translation: te » bud
    Translation: th » bud
    Translation: tr » bud
    Translation: ur » bud
    Translation: vi » bud
    Translation: vo » bud
    Translation: zh » bud

  • Bud at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » bud



    * Inter: enPR » bŭd, Inter: IPA » /bʌd/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /bVd/
  • Inter: rhymes » ʌd

    Proper noun

    Inter: en-proper nou » n

  • A male nickname.
    1. : I remember many visits from my uncle Bud.
    2. Inter: informa » l A nickname for the beer Category: w - :Budweiser|Budweiser.
    3. : Id like a Bud, please.''


      * BDU

  • dub

  • Category: Category:en:Beer -
    Translation: fr » Bud
    Translation: io » Bud
    Translation: sr » Bud

    buď at English (WD) Of Explained:



    * Inter: audio » Cs-buď.ogg|Audio


    Inter: cs-verb for » m
  • Inter: conjugation of » být|být|2|s|imp


    Inter: head » cs|conjunction

  • either

    Usage notes

    Used in the pair buď-nebo, like either-or.

  • Translation: cs » buď
    Translation: fr » buď
    Translation: pt » buď
    Translation: fi » buď