1. [ verb ] bring forth or yield
Synonyms: bring_forth

: "The tree would not produce fruit"

Related terms: make give_birth grind_out sporulate producer
2. [ verb ] create or manufacture a man-made product
Synonyms: make create

: "We produce more cars than we can sell" "The company has been making toys for two centuries"

Related terms: print render reproduce turn_out remake generate pulse laminate extrude custom-make output put_out clap_up breed machine smelt fudge_together overproduce churn_out confect prefabricate proof elaborate cut bootleg cut dummy underproduce prefabricate create merchandise product manufacturer devising creation brand
3. [ verb ] cause to occur or exist
Synonyms: give_rise bring_about

: "This procedure produces a curious effect" "The new law gave rise to many complaints" "These chemicals produce a noxious vapor"

Related terms: make induce product
4. [ verb ] bring out for display
Synonyms: bring_forth

: "The proud father produced many pictures of his baby" "The accused brought forth a letter in court that he claims exonerates him"

Related terms: expose turn_on production
5. [ verb ] (food,agriculture) cultivate by growing; often involves improvements by means of agricultural techniques
Synonyms: raise grow farm

"The Bordeaux region produces great red wines" "They produce good ham in Parma" "We grow wheat here" "We raise hogs here"

Related terms: cultivate overproduce carry keep farming farmer farming agriculturist
6. [ verb ] bring onto the market or release, as of an intellectual creation
Synonyms: bring_out bring_on

: "produce a movie" "bring out a book" "produce a new play"

Related terms: offer spring production appear
7. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) fresh fruits and vegetable grown for the market
Synonyms: green_groceries garden_truck green_goods
Related terms: food foodstuff vegetable eater edible_fruit grow
8. [ verb ] come to have or undergo a change of (physical features and attributes)
Synonyms: develop get grow acquire

"He grew a beard" The patient developed abdominal pains" I got funny spots all over my body" "Well-developed breasts"

Related terms: change pupate spring work_up sprout stool teethe teeth cut regrow fledge leaf pod develop acquiring
Similar spelling:   producer