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Synonyms for fertile
ˈfɜr tl; esp. Brit. -taɪlfer·tile

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Wiktionary

  1. fertileadjective

    Antonyms:
    infertile

  2. fertileadjective

    Antonyms:
    infertile

  3. fertileadjective

    Antonyms:
    infertile

  4. fertileadjective

    Antonyms:
    infertile

  5. fertileadjective

    Antonyms:
    infertile

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fertileadjective

    capable of reproducing

    Synonyms:
    prolific, productive, fecund, rich, fat

    Antonyms:
    sterilised, sterile, barren, unfruitful, unproductive, unfertile, sterilized, infertile, unfertilized, unfertilised, unimpregnated

  2. fecund, fertile, prolificadjective

    intellectually productive

    "a prolific writer"; "a fecund imagination"

    Synonyms:
    prolific, fat, fecund, productive, rich

    Antonyms:
    sterilized, unfertilized, unfertilised, sterilised, barren, unfruitful, infertile, unproductive, unfertile, unimpregnated, sterile

  3. prolific, fertileadjective

    bearing in abundance especially offspring

    "flying foxes are extremely prolific"; "a prolific pear tree"

    Synonyms:
    prolific, fat, fecund, productive, rich

    Antonyms:
    unproductive, unfertile, unimpregnated, unfruitful, sterile, infertile, unfertilized, sterilised, barren, unfertilised, sterilized

  4. fat, fertile, productive, richadjective

    marked by great fruitfulness

    "fertile farmland"; "a fat land"; "a productive vineyard"; "rich soil"

    Synonyms:
    fat, fecund, fatty, generative, robust, full-bodied, juicy, copious, deep, plentiful, racy, productive, ample, rich, prolific, plenteous

    Antonyms:
    unfertile, unproductive, unfertilised, barren, unfruitful, unfertilized, sterilised, infertile, sterile, sterilized, unimpregnated

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fertileadjective

    Synonyms:
    prolific, fecund, not barren

  2. fertileadjective

    Synonyms:
    fruitful, productive, rich, plenteous, luxuriant, exuberant, teeming

  3. fertileadjective

    Synonyms:
    (Bot.) fruit-bearing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fertileadjective

    Synonyms:
    fruitful, fecund, pistillate

    Antonyms:
    infertile infecund, barren

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "fertile":

    fecund, fruitful, child-bearing, rich, productive

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How to use fertile in a sentence?

  1. Ben Stein:

    Personal relationships are the fertile soil from which all advancement, all success, all achievement in real life grows.

  2. Paul Brooks, The Pursuit of Wilderness (1971):

    We shall never understand the natural environment until we see it as a living organism. Land can be healthy or sick, fertile or barren, rich or poor, lovingly nurtured or bled white. Our present attitudes and laws governing the ownership and use of land represent an abuse of the concept of private property.... Today you can murder land for private profit. You can leave the corpse for all to see and nobody calls the cops.

  3. Cicero:

    A mind without instruction can no more bear fruit than can a field, however fertile, without cultivation.

  4. Mark Luschini:

    This is a fertile environment for M&A activity, where low cost to capital is probably going to pull forward more deals.

  5. Daniel Hooper:

    Most gynandromorph individuals are infertile, but this one may actually be fertile as the left side is female, and only the left ovary in birds is functional.


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