English verb: evolve
|1.||evolve (creation) work out|
|Samples||We have developed a new theory of evolution.|
|Examples||Did he evolve his major works over a short period of time?|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||create by mental act, create mentally|
|2.||evolve (change) undergo development or evolution|
|Samples||Modern man evolved a long time ago.|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s|
|Narrower (hyponym)||derive, differentiate, specialise, specialize, speciate|
|3.||evolve (change) gain through experience|
|Samples||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.
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Something ----s something
|Verb group||acquire, develop, develop, develop, develop, explicate, formulate, get, grow, produce|