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Synonym of Developed

Developed Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

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Synonyms and related words:
advanced, aged, ameliorated, archetypical, beautified, bettered, blooming, blossoming, budding, burgeoning, civilized, classic, complete, consummate, converted, crescent, cultivated, cultured, educated, embellished, enhanced, enriched, entire, exemplary, expert, finished, florescent, flourishing, flowering, full, full-blown, full-fledged, full-grown, full-scale, fully developed, global, growing, grown, grown-up, hypertrophied, improved, in full bloom, intact, masterful, masterly, mature, matured, mellow, mellowed, model, overdeveloped, overgrown, perfected, polished, proficient, quintessential, refined, reformed, ripe, ripened, seasoned, solid, sprouting, tempered, thriving, total, transfigured, transformed, unabbreviated, uncut, undiminished, unexpurgated, whole


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1. being changed over time so as to be e.g. stronger or more complete or more useful; "the developed qualities of the Hellenic outlook"; "they have very small limbs with only two fully developed toes on each"
(antonym) undeveloped
(similar) formed
2. (used of societies) having high industrial development; "developed countries"
(synonym) highly-developed
(similar) industrial
3. (of real estate) made more useful and profitable as by building or laying out roads; "condominiums were built on the developed site"
(similar) improved


1. make something new, such as a product or a mental or artistic creation; "Her company developed a new kind of building material that withstands all kinds of weather"; "They developed a new technique"
(hypernym) create
(hyponym) build
(verb-group) evolve, germinate
(derivation) development
2. work out; "We have developed a new theory of evolution"
(synonym) evolve, germinate
(hypernym) create by mental act, create mentally
3. gain through experience; "I acquired a strong aversion to television"; "Children must develop a sense of right and wrong"; "Dave developed leadership qualities in his new position"; "develop a passion for painting"
(synonym) acquire, evolve
(hypernym) change
(verb-group) grow, produce, get, acquire
4. come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes); "He grew a beard"; "The patient developed abdominal pains"; "I got funny spots all over my body"; "Well-developed breasts"
(synonym) grow, produce, get, acquire
(hypernym) change
(hyponym) fledge, feather
(verb-group) acquire, evolve
(derivation) growth, growing, maturation, development, ontogeny, ontogenesis
5. come into existence; take on form or shape; "A new religious movement originated in that country"; "a love that sprang up from friendship"; "the idea for the book grew out of a short story"; "An interesting phenomenon uprose"
(synonym) originate, arise, rise, uprise, spring up, grow
(hypernym) become
(hyponym) resurge
6. change the use of and make available or usable; "develop land"; "The country developed its natural resources"; "The remote areas of the country were gradually built up"
(synonym) build up
(hypernym) better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate
(hyponym) redevelop
(verb-group) train, prepare, educate
(derivation) development
7. elaborate, as of theories and hypotheses; "Could you develop the ideas in your thesis"
(synonym) explicate, formulate
(hypernym) speculate, theorize, theorise, conjecture, hypothesize, hypothesise, hypothecate, suppose
(hyponym) mature
8. create by training and teaching; "The old master is training world-class violinists"; "we develop the leaders for the future"
(synonym) train, prepare, educate
(hypernym) teach, learn, instruct
(hyponym) retrain
(verb-group) train, prepare
9. be gradually disclosed or unfolded; become manifest; "The plot developed slowly";
(hypernym) happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place
(verb-group) originate, arise, rise, uprise, spring up, grow
10. grow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment; "A flower developed on the branch"; "The country developed into a mighty superpower"; "The embryo develops into a fetus"; "This situation has developed over a long time"
(hypernym) grow
(hyponym) differentiate
(derivation) growth, growing, maturation, development, ontogeny, ontogenesis
11. become technologically advanced; "Many countries in Asia are now developing at a very fast pace"; "Viet Nam is modernizing rapidly"
(synonym) modernize, modernise
(hypernym) change
(verb-group) build up
(derivation) development
12. cause to grow and differentiate in ways conforming to its natural development; "The perfect climate here develops the grain"; "He developed a new kind of apple"
(synonym) make grow
(hypernym) change, alter, modify
(hyponym) grow
(verb-group) build up
13. generate gradually; "We must develop more potential customers"; "develop a market for the new mobile phone"
(hypernym) generate, bring forth
(hyponym) make
(verb-group) build up
14. grow emotionally or mature; "The child developed beautifully in her new kindergarten"; "When he spent a summer at camp, the boy grew noticeably and no longer showed some of his old adolescent behavior"
(synonym) grow
(hypernym) change
(hyponym) outgrow
(derivation) development, evolution
15. make visible by means of chemical solutions; "Please develop this roll of film for me"
(hypernym) change, alter, modify
(hyponym) solarize, solarise
(derivation) development, developing
(classification) photography
16. superimpose a three-dimensional surface on a plane without stretching, in geometry
(hypernym) superimpose, superpose, lay over
17. move one's pieces into strategically more advantageous positions; "Spassky developed quickly"
(hypernym) play
(derivation) development
(classification) chess, chess game
18. move into a strategically more advantageous position; "develop the rook"
(hypernym) play
(derivation) development
(classification) chess, chess game
19. elaborate by the unfolding of a musical idea and by the working out of the rhythmic and harmonic changes in the theme; "develop the melody and change the key"
(hypernym) complicate, refine, rarify, elaborate
(verb-group) explicate, formulate
20. happen; "Report the news as it develops"; "These political movements recrudesce from time to time"
(synonym) break, recrudesce
(hypernym) happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place
(derivation) development
21. expand in the form of a series; "Develop the function in the following form"
(hypernym) expand
(classification) mathematics, math, maths

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