Meaning of burgeon
Pronunciation: (bûr'jun), [key]
- to grow or develop quickly; flourish: The town burgeoned into a city. He burgeoned into a fine actor.
- to begin to grow, as a bud; put forth buds, shoots, etc., as a plant (often fol. by out, forth).
- to put forth, as buds.
- a bud; sprout.
- burgeon (Thesaurus)