HyperDic: propagate

English > 8 senses of the word propagate:
VERBpossessionpropagatetransmit from one generation to the next
motionpropagatetravel through the air
contactpropagatetransmit
contactpropagate, spreadbecome distributed or widespread
contactpropagatetransmit or cause to broaden or spread
communicationpropagate, circulate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass aroundcause to become widely known
bodypropagatecause to propagate, as by grafting or layering
bodypropagatemultiply sexually or asexually
propagate > pronunciation
Soundspraa'pahgey.t
Rhymesabate ... welterweight: 559 rhymes with eyt...
English > propagate: 8 senses > verb 1, possession
Meaningtransmit from one generation to the next.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something to somebody
Example"propagate these characteristics"
Broaderpass onGive to or transfer possession of
Spanishpropagarse, propagar, reproducirse, reproducir
Catalanescampar-se, propagar-se
Nounspropagationthe act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production
English > propagate: 8 senses > verb 2, motion
MeaningTravel through the air.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"sound and light propagate in this medium"
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
Similar topropagatetransmit
Spanishpropagarse
Catalanpropagar-se
Nounspropagationthe movement of a wave through a medium
English > propagate: 8 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningtransmit.
PatternSomething ----s something
Example"propagate sound or light through air"
Broadertransmit, transfer, transport, channel, channelize, channeliseSend from one person or place to another
Similar topropagateTravel through the air
Spanishpropagarse, propagar
Catalanescampar-se, propagar-se
Nounspropagationthe movement of a wave through a medium
English > propagate: 8 senses > verb 4, contact
MeaningBecome distributed or widespread.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymspread
NarrowercatchSpread or be communicated
BroadermoveMove so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion
Spanishdifundirse, difundir, propagarse, propagar
Catalanpropagar
English > propagate: 8 senses > verb 5, contact
Meaningtransmit or cause to broaden or spread.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"This great civilization was propagated throughout the land"
Broaderspread, distributeDistribute or disperse widely
Spanishpropagarse
Catalanpropagar-se, propagar
Nounspropagationthe spreading of something (a belief or practice) into new regions
English > propagate: 8 senses > verb 6, communication
MeaningCause to become widely known.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymscirculate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass around
Cause togo around, spread, circulateBecome widely known and passed on
Narrowercarry, runInclude as the content
podcastDistribute (multimedia files) over the internet for playback on a mobile device or a personal computer
popularize, popularise, vulgarize, vulgarise, generalize, generalisecater to popular taste to make popular and present to the general public
sowintroduce into an environment
Broaderpublicize, publicise, air, baremake public
Similar togo around, spread, circulateBecome widely known and passed on
Spanishdifundir, diseminar, dispensar, dispersar, distribuir, divulgar, esparcir, propagar, repartir
Catalandifondre, dispensar, dispersar, disseminar, distribuir, propagar, repartir
Nounspropagationthe spreading of something (a belief or practice) into new regions
propagatorsomeone who spreads the news
English > propagate: 8 senses > verb 7, body
MeaningCause to propagate, as by grafting or layering.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Categoryplant, flora, plant life(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
Cause topropagateMultiply sexually or asexually
Narrowerinoculateinsert a bud for propagation
Broaderprocess, treatsubject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition
Spanishpropagar
Catalanescampar, propagar
Adjectivespropagativecharacterized by propagation / propagation or relating to propagation / propagation
Nounspropagationthe act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production
propagatorsomeone who propagates plants (as under glass)
English > propagate: 8 senses > verb 8, body
MeaningMultiply sexually or asexually.
PatternSomething ----s
Categorybiology, biological scienceThe science that studies living organisms
Caused bypropagateCause to propagate, as by grafting or layering
Narrowervegetatepropagate asexually
Broaderreproduce, procreate, multiplyhave offspring or produce more individuals of a given animal or plant
Spanishpropagarse, propagar
Catalanescampar, propagar
Adjectivespropagativecharacterized by propagation / propagation or relating to propagation / propagation
Nounspropagationthe act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production

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