produce

produce is part of the Basic English 850.
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produce

PronunciationEdit

verb
noun

VerbEdit

Plain form
produce

Third-person singular
produces

Past tense
produced

Past participle
produced

Present participle
producing

  1. (transitive & intransitive) Someone or something produces something when they make it or create it or make it come out.
    This tree produces a lot of fruit every year.
    He produced the paper out of his bag.
  2. (acting) If you produce a play, TV show, or movie, you are its main business manager.
  3. (music & radio) If you produce a recording, you are in charge of its arrangement, recording, and mixing.

Related wordsEdit

NounEdit

Singular
produce

Plural
none

  1. (uncountable) Food from plants when they're being sold in a store.
    There are carrots and apples in the produce part of the store.

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