how to pronounce bud

bʌd

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“… and yeah this is bud fox the young kid …”

meanings of bud

noun:

  1. Initialism of big ugly dish.
  2. A small rounded body in the process of splitting from an organism, which may grow into a genetically identical new organism.
  3. Something that has begun to develop.
  4. Potent cannabis taken from the flowering part of the plant (the “bud"), or marijuana generally.
  5. A weaned calf in its first year, so called because the horns are then beginning to bud.
  6. Used to address a male.
  7. A Budweiser beer.
  8. Buddy, friend.
  9. Initialism of benzodiazepine use disorder.
  10. A newly sprouted leaf or blossom that has not yet unfolded.
  11. A pretty young girl.

verb:

  1. To form buds.
  2. To reproduce by splitting off buds.
  3. To graft by inserting a bud under the bark of another tree.
  4. To begin to grow, or to issue from a stock in the manner of a bud, as a horn.
  5. To put forth as a bud.
  6. To be like a bud in respect to youth and freshness, or growth and promise.

name:

  1. A male given name from English.
  2. A male nickname.

words with pronunciation similar to bud

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