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Antonyms for spawn
spɔn

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term spawn.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. spawn(verb)

    the mass of eggs deposited by fish or amphibians or molluscs

  2. engender, breed, spawn(verb)

    call forth

    Synonyms:
    cover, get, mother, father, multiply, sire, bring forth, breed, beget, engender, generate

  3. spawn(verb)

    lay spawn

    "The salmon swims upstream to spawn"

    Synonyms:
    engender, breed

How to use spawn in a sentence?

  1. Yaniv Levi:

    We're only at the beginning, it's the first year, and we expect that in the coming years we will be able to spawn 1,000 hatchlings a year.

  2. Alexander Osborn:

    Creative ideas in people's minds, but they fall into the trap of fear or rejection. Create a free judgment Wednesday and you spawn a thread creation.

  3. Inga Saffron:

    The difference being they were catching the sturgeon as they were migrating to spawn, not only did they kill the fish, they killed future generations of fish.

  4. Michael Milstein:

    There are some indications that large numbers of sardines did spawn successfully last year, but we won’t know what difference that makes until those juvenile fish survive for a few more years.

  5. Robert King:

    I think we knew [it would spawn conversation], for the most part, you know when you’re not going for a straight, down-the-middle happy ending that there are going to be people who have strong points of view about it.

How to pronounce spawn?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say spawn in sign language?

  1. spawn

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