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Fertile synonyms

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Producing useful or desired results; productive:
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  1. Producing useful or desired results; productive:
  2. Producing fruit, especially in abundance.
  3. Favourable to the growth of fruit or useful vegetation; fertile; not barren.
Having an abundant supply:
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  1. Having an abundant supply:
  2. Magnificent; sumptuous:
  3. Warm and strong in color:
Capable of producing something, especially in abundance; fertile
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  1. Capable of producing something, especially in abundance; fertile
  2. (Linguistics, of an affix or word construction rule) consistently applicable to any of an open set of words
  3. Producing or capable of producing crops, goods, or services, especially in abundance:
Thick; large:
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  1. Thick; large:
  2. Any of a large number of oily compounds that are widely found in plant and animal tissues and serve mainly as a reserve source of energy. In mammals, fat, or adipose tissue , is deposited beneath the skin and around the internal organs, where it also protects and insulates against heat loss. Fat is a necessary, efficient source of energy. An ounce of fat contains more than twice as much stored energy as does an ounce of protein or carbohydrates and is digested more slowly, resulting in the sensation of satiety after eating. It also enhances the taste, aroma, and texture of food. Fats are made chiefly of triglycerides, each molecule of which contains three fatty acids. Dietary fat supplies humans with essential fatty acids, such as linoleic acid and linolenic acid . Fat also regulates cholesterol metabolism and is a precursor of prostaglandins .
  3. Fertile or productive; rich:
Producing a good yield; productive
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  1. Producing a good yield; productive
  2. Bending easily; flexible
  3. Inclined to give way to pressure, argument, or influence; docile.
Producing abundantly; fruitful; productive
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  1. Producing abundantly; fruitful; productive
  2. (Archaic) Producing or yielding in abundance:
  3. Marked by or being in abundance; plentiful; copious
Producing many young or much fruit
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  1. Producing many young or much fruit
  2. Producing or characterized by abundant works or results:
  3. Producing offspring or fruit in great abundance; fertile:
By, for, or about black people as a group; specif., in the U.S., by, for, or about black Americans
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  1. By, for, or about black people as a group; specif., in the U.S., by, for, or about black Americans
  2. Being of the color black, producing or reflecting comparatively little light and having no predominant hue.
  3. Being or characterized by morbid or grimly satiric humor:
Fit for cultivation, as by plowing.
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  1. Fit for cultivation, as by plowing.
  2. Suitable for plowing, hence for producing crops
(used only before the noun) Of a plant, that produces flowers.
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  1. (used only before the noun) Of a plant, that produces flowers.
  2. Bearing showy or profuse flowers
Of a beam, column, or other device, carrying weight or load.
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  1. Of a beam, column, or other device, carrying weight or load.
Characterized by richness, abundance, or extravagance, as in ornamentation, invention, etc., often tending to excess
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  1. Characterized by richness, abundance, or extravagance, as in ornamentation, invention, etc., often tending to excess
  2. Extremely pleasing to the senses:
  3. Characterized by a rich growth of vegetation
Characterized by or suggestive of fertility:
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  1. Characterized by or suggestive of fertility:
  2. Capable of producing offspring or vegetation; fruitful:
  3. Capable of producing offspring or vegetation; fruitful:
Producing offspring or fruit in great abundance; fertile:
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  1. Producing offspring or fruit in great abundance; fertile:
  2. Producing many young or much fruit
  3. Producing or characterized by abundant works or results:
Of or relating to the production of offspring.
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  1. Of or relating to the production of offspring.
  2. Having the ability to originate, produce, or procreate.
  3. Relating to or produced by the rules of a generative grammar.
Of a beam, column, or other device, carrying weight or load.
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  1. Of a beam, column, or other device, carrying weight or load.
Having (an) offspring developing in the uterus; that has conceived; with young or with child
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  1. Having (an) offspring developing in the uterus; that has conceived; with young or with child
  2. Producing results; fruitful:
  3. Weighty or significant; full of meaning:
Carrying developing young or eggs:
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  1. Carrying developing young or eggs:
  2. Pregnant
Of, relating to, or characterized by invention.
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  1. Of, relating to, or characterized by invention.
  2. Skilled in inventing; creative
  3. Adept or skillful at inventing; creative.
Able to act effectively or imaginatively, especially in difficult situations.
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  1. Able to act effectively or imaginatively, especially in difficult situations.
  2. Capable or clever; able to put available resources to efficient or ingenious use; using materials at hand wisely or efficiently.
Tending to indulge in the fanciful or in make-believe.
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  1. Tending to indulge in the fanciful or in make-believe.
  2. Created by, indicative of, or characterized by imagination or creativity.
  3. Having a lively imagination, especially a creative imagination.
Characterized by or suggestive of fertility:
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  1. Characterized by or suggestive of fertility:
  2. Capable of producing offspring or vegetation; fruitful:
  3. Fruitful or fertile; productive; prolific
Producing offspring, especially in abundance.
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  1. Producing offspring, especially in abundance.
  2. Favourable to the growth of fruit or useful vegetation; fertile; not barren.
  3. Producing useful or desired results; productive:
Yielding favorable or useful results; constructive:
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  1. Yielding favorable or useful results; constructive:
  2. Producing or capable of producing crops, goods, or services, especially in abundance:
  3. Producing mucus or sputum:
Producing offspring or fruit in great abundance; fertile:
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  1. Producing offspring or fruit in great abundance; fertile:
  2. Producing or characterized by abundant works or results:
  3. Fruitful; abounding
(Botany) producing many buds or offshoots from leaves or flowers
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  1. (Botany) producing many buds or offshoots from leaves or flowers
  2. (Bot.) Multiplying freely by means of buds, side branches, etc.
  3. (Botany) Freely producing buds or offshoots, especially from unusual places, as shoots from flowers or fruits from fruits.
Characterized by or suggestive of fertility:
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  1. Characterized by or suggestive of fertility:
  2. Capable of producing offspring or vegetation; fruitful:
  3. Fruitful or fertile; productive; prolific
Producing useful or desired results; productive:
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  1. Producing useful or desired results; productive:
  2. Capable of producing vegetation:
  3. Favourable to the growth of fruit or useful vegetation; fertile; not barren.
Yielding favorable or useful results; constructive:
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  1. Yielding favorable or useful results; constructive:
  2. Producing or capable of producing crops, goods, or services, especially in abundance:
  3. Producing mucus or sputum:
Producing or characterized by abundant works or results:
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  1. Producing or characterized by abundant works or results:
  2. Producing offspring or fruit in great abundance; fertile:
  3. Fruitful; abounding
Having an abundant supply:
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  1. Having an abundant supply:
  2. Very productive and therefore financially profitable:
  3. Magnificent; sumptuous:

Synonym Study

  • Prolific , a close synonym for fecund , more often carries connotations of rapid production or reproduction and is often derogatory a prolific species, a prolific writer
  • Fruitful specifically suggests the bearing of much fruit, but it is also used to imply fertility (of soil or plants) or to that which produces favorable or profitable results, etc.
  • Fecund implies the abundant production of offspring or fruit, or, figuratively, of creations of the mind
  • Fertile implies a producing, or the power of producing, fruit or offspring, and may be used figuratively of the mind
Find another word for fertile. In this page you can discover 45 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for fertile, like: barren, sterile, original, fruitful, rich, productive, fat, teeming, yielding, plenteous and prolific.