Any young plant; esp., a small, young tree
A plant or shrub resembling a tree in form or size.
(Botany) A detached shoot or bud from a plant that is joined to a rootstock in grafting.
A part of a plant cut or broken off for grafting or planting; a scion or cutting.
A person as the offspring or scion of a family, institution, class, etc.
Young people collectively
Find another word for sapling. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sapling, like: seedling, sprout, tree, scion, slip, young tree, sprig, young and youth.