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Definition 1: grow rapidly - [verb of change]

Samples where proliferate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Pizza parlors proliferate in this area

(proliferate is a kind of ...) become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain

"The problem grew too large for me" "Her business grew fast"

(proliferate has a similar meaning as ...) cause to grow or increase rapidly

"We must not proliferate nuclear arms"

Definition 2: cause to grow or increase rapidly - [verb of change]

Samples where proliferate or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We must not proliferate nuclear arms

(proliferate is a kind of ...) combine or increase by multiplication

"He managed to multiply his profits"

(proliferate has a similar meaning as ...) grow rapidly

"Pizza parlors proliferate in this area"

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