Shrink, grow, full and empty

proliferate
(v)
prǝ-LIFF-ǝ-rate
Meaning

1. grow; spread

1st Sample Sentence

1. Buddhism began to proliferate rapidly within a few years of the Buddha's death.

2nd Meaning

2. multiply

2nd Sample Sentence

2. It is well-known that rabbits proliferate at an incredible rate.

Root

proles (offspring)#ferre (to bear) (Latin)

Mnemonics

pro + life + rate: increase in rate of production (pro) of life (living organisms) causes population to increase rapidly PRO+LIFE+RATE--> promote life rate life rate=its always increasing

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