What does Evolve mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. evolve, germinate, developverb

    work out

    "We have developed a new theory of evolution"

  2. evolveverb

    undergo development or evolution

    "Modern man evolved a long time ago"

  3. develop, acquire, evolveverb

    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"

Wiktionary

  1. evolveverb

    To move in regular procession through a system.

    Etymology: From evolvere, present active infinitive of evolvo, from e, short form of ex, + volvo.

  2. evolveverb

    To develop.

    Etymology: From evolvere, present active infinitive of evolvo, from e, short form of ex, + volvo.

  3. evolveverb

    Of a population, to change genetic composition over successive generations through the process of evolution.

    Etymology: From evolvere, present active infinitive of evolvo, from e, short form of ex, + volvo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Evolveverb

    to unfold or unroll; to open and expand; to disentangle and exhibit clearly and satisfactorily; to develop; to derive; to educe

    Etymology: [L. evolvere, evolutum; e out + volvere to roll. See Voluble.]

  2. Evolveverb

    to throw out; to emit; as, to evolve odors

    Etymology: [L. evolvere, evolutum; e out + volvere to roll. See Voluble.]

  3. Evolveverb

    to become open, disclosed, or developed; to pass through a process of evolution

    Etymology: [L. evolvere, evolutum; e out + volvere to roll. See Voluble.]

Freebase

  1. Evolve

    Evolve is the twelfth studio album by singer-songwriter Ani DiFranco, released in 2003. The album won DiFranco and Brian Grunert a Grammy Award for Best Recording Package in 2004. This album is more eclectic and stylistically venturous than DiFranco's previous works, experimenting with styles such as jazz and funk.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Evolve

    e-volv′, v.t. to unroll: to disclose: to develop: to unravel.—v.i. to disclose itself: to result.—n. Ev′olūte (math.), an original curve from which another curve (the involute) is described by the end of a thread gradually unwound from the former.—adj. Evolv′able, that can be drawn out.—n. Evolve′ment.—adj. Evolv′ent. [L. evolvĕree, out, volvĕre, volūtum, to roll.]

Editors Contribution

  1. evolve

    To improve using our mind, thoughts, learning, awareness, education, experience, understanding, knowledge and skills.

    You could see how they did evolve, it was amazing to see.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 19, 2020  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Evolve' in Verbs Frequency: #718

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Evolve in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Evolve in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Evolve in a Sentence

  1. Claus Henriksen:

    You also have to evolve as a chef, there might be some things you didn't initially like but all of a sudden you get into it. It changes all the time.

  2. Manual Braga da Cruz:

    But the situation is fluid, unstable and could evolve.

  3. Will Secombe:

    As the situation continues to evolve, we recommend that visitors consult official sources.Current travel safety information can be found atVisitFlorida.com.

  4. Tara McGowan:

    This isn't about matching Trump dollar-for-dollar online - this is about reaching voters where they are with the information they need to stay engaged, organized and mobilized to vote Trump out of office next November, democrats have been slow to evolve their strategies to meet the demand for online information. We are now ready to take the fight to Trump directly.

  5. Sara Brady:

    While I disagree with the current restrictions being put in place that are restricting our freedoms -- I never intended or thought me going to the park on a sunny day with my kids would evolve to the point that it would involve the Meridian Police Department, your fellow officers, you, or your family, if I had I would have never attended the park that day.

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