HyperDic: evolve

English > 3 senses of the word evolve:
VERBcreationevolve, germinate, developwork out
changeevolveundergo development or evolution / evolution
changeevolve, develop, acquiregain through experience
evolve > pronunciation
Soundsihvaa'lv; iyvaa'lv
Rhymesabsolve ... solve: 8 rhymes with aalv...
English > evolve: 3 senses > verb 1, creation
MeaningWork out.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelDid he evolve his major works over a short period of time?
Synonymsgerminate, develop
Broadercreate by mental act, create mentallyCreate mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands
Similar todevelopmake something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation
Spanishcrear, desarrollar, desenvolupar, evolucionar, germinar
Catalandesenvolupar, evolucionar
English > evolve: 3 senses > verb 2, change
MeaningUndergo development or evolution / evolution.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"Modern man evolved a long time ago"
NarrowerderiveCome from
speciate, differentiate, specialize, specialiseevolve so as to lead to a new species or develop in a way most suited to the environment
BroaderdevelopGrow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment
Spanishevolucionar
Catalanevolucionar
Nounsevolution(biology) the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary development of a species or taxonomic group of organisms
evolutiona process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage / stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage)
English > evolve: 3 senses > verb 3, change
Meaninggain through experience.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsdevelop, acquire
BroaderchangeUndergo a change
Similar todevelopelaborate by the unfolding of a musical idea and by the working out of the rhythmic and harmonic changes in the theme
developgenerate gradually
explicate, formulate, developelaborate, as of theories and hypotheses
grow, develop, produce, get, acquireCome to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
Spanishdesarrollar, elaborar, evolucionar
Catalandesenvolupar-se, desenvolupar, desplegar-se, elaborar, evolucionar
Nounsevolution(biology) the sequence of events involved in the evolutionary development of a species or taxonomic group of organisms

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