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"ferment" Meaning in English

1. a process in which an agent causes an organic substance to break down into simpler substances
Part of speech : noun
2. a state of agitation or turbulent change or development
Part of speech : noun
Example : the political ferment produced new leadership
3. go sour or spoil
Part of speech : verb
4. cause to undergo fermentation
Part of speech : verb
Example : We ferment the grapes for a very long time to achieve high alcohol content
5. a substance capable of bringing about fermentation
Part of speech : noun
6. work up into agitation or excitement
Part of speech : verb
Example : Islam is fermenting Africa
7. be in an agitated or excited state
Part of speech : verb
Example : The Middle East is fermenting

Translation for "ferment"

ferment meaning in Spanish : fermentar
  • ferment meaning in German : Ferment
  • ferment meaning in Russian : брожение
  • ferment meaning in Portuguese : fermentar
  • ferment meaning in Chinese : 发酵
  • ferment meaning in Japanese : 発酵する
  • ferment meaning in Tamil : கொந்தளிப்பா
  • ferment meaning in Arabic : تخمر
  • ferment meaning in Turkish : maya
  • ferment meaning in Hindi : विक्षोभ
  • ferment meaning in Telugu : కిణ్వ
  • ferment meaning in French : fermenter
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