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propagate

 
Verb propagate has 8 senses
  1. propagate - transmit from one generation to the next; "propagate these characteristics"
    --1 is one way to
    pass on
    Derived form: noun propagation2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something to somebody
  2. propagate - travel through the air; "sound and light propagate in this medium"
    --2 is one way to
    travel, go, move, locomote
    Derived form: noun propagation3
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  3. propagate - transmit; "propagate sound or light through air"
    --3 is one way to
    transmit, transfer, transport, channel, channelize, channelise
    Derived form: noun propagation3
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  4. spread, propagate - become distributed or widespread; "the infection spread"; "Optimism spread among the population"
    --4 is one way to move
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  5. propagate - transmit or cause to broaden or spread; "This great civilization was propagated throughout the land"
    --5 is one way to
    spread, distribute
    Derived form: noun propagation1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  6. circulate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass around - cause to become widely known; "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"
    --6 is one way to publicize, publicise, air, bare
    Derived forms: noun propagation1, noun propagator2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  7. propagate - cause to propagate, as by grafting or layering
    --7 is one way to
    process, treat
    Derived forms: noun propagation2, noun propagator1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  8. propagate - multiply sexually or asexually
    --8 is one way to
    reproduce, procreate, multiply
    Derived form: noun propagation2
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
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