Meaning of “produce” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] uk us /prəˈdjuːs/

B1 to make or grow something:

The factory produces about 900 cars a year.
This plant will produce small yellow flowers in the spring.

B2 to cause a particular reaction or result:

Nuts produce an allergic reaction in some people.

to take an object from somewhere so that people can see it:

One of the men suddenly produced a gun from his pocket.

to control how a film, play, programme, or musical recording is made:

He's produced some of the top Broadway shows.

(Definition of “produce verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)