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Synonyms for plant
plænt, plɑnt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. plant, works, industrial plant(noun)

    buildings for carrying on industrial labor

    "they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles"

    Synonyms:
    whole kit and boodle, whole kit and caboodle, whole shebang, flora, works, industrial plant, whole caboodle, plant life, whole works, workings, full treatment, deeds, whole kit, kit and caboodle, kit and boodle

  2. plant, flora, plant life(noun)

    (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion

    Synonyms:
    plant life, vegetation, industrial plant, botany, flora, works

  3. plant(noun)

    an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience

    Synonyms:
    plant life, industrial plant, flora, works

  4. plant(verb)

    something planted secretly for discovery by another

    "the police used a plant to trick the thieves"; "he claimed that the evidence against him was a plant"

    Synonyms:
    plant life, industrial plant, flora, works

  5. plant, set(verb)

    put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground

    "Let's plant flowers in the garden"

    Synonyms:
    lay out, go under, dress, place, prepare, institute, put, localize, coiffe, fix, establish, fructify, gear up, go down, implant, found, imbed, jell, position, arrange, define, specify, mark, lay, correct, countersink, determine, coiffure, do, engraft, sic, coif, ready, set up, congeal, embed, limit, constitute, set, typeset, adjust, rig, pose, localise

  6. implant, engraft, embed, imbed, plant(verb)

    fix or set securely or deeply

    "He planted a knee in the back of his opponent"; "The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum"

    Synonyms:
    ingraft, set, implant, institute, engraft, found, constitute, imbed, establish, graft, embed

  7. establish, found, plant, constitute, institute(verb)

    set up or lay the groundwork for

    "establish a new department"

    Synonyms:
    engraft, demonstrate, name, ground, implant, set up, install, be, set, base, found, institute, instal, launch, build, appoint, imbed, comprise, prove, represent, form, give, shew, lay down, embed, establish, make up, bring, nominate, make, show, constitute

  8. plant(verb)

    place into a river

    "plant fish"

    Synonyms:
    establish, set, implant, institute, engraft, found, constitute, imbed, embed

  9. plant(verb)

    place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive

    "Plant a spy in Moscow"; "plant bugs in the dissident's apartment"

    Synonyms:
    establish, set, implant, institute, engraft, found, constitute, imbed, embed

  10. plant, implant(verb)

    put firmly in the mind

    "Plant a thought in the students' minds"

    Synonyms:
    establish, set, implant, institute, engraft, found, constitute, imbed, embed

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. plant

    We set or set out slips, cuttings, young trees, etc., tho we may also be said to plant them; we plant corn, potatoes, etc., which we put in definite places, as in hills, with some care; we sow wheat or other small grains and seeds which are scattered in the process. Tho by modern agricultural machinery the smaller grains are almost as precisely planted as corn, the old word for broadcast scattering is retained. Land is seeded or seeded down to grass.

    Synonyms:
    seed, seed down, set, set out, sow

    Antonyms:
    eradicate, extirpate, root up, uproot, weed out

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. plant

    Synonyms:
    set, insert, settle, establish, introduce, stock, fix, place

    Antonyms:
    remove, extract, eradicate, extirpate, disestablish, transport, denude, transplant, displace

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. plant(n.)

    Synonyms:
    vegetable

  2. plant(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    fix, establish, settle, found

  3. plant(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    sow, scatter seed, put in seed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. plant(n)

    Synonyms:
    vegetable, herb

  2. plant(n. pl)

    Synonyms:
    flora (plants of a region)

  3. plant(v)

    Synonyms:
    sow, settle, establish

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How to use plant in a sentence?

  1. Mark Epley:

    Our members went way, way, way beyond the call of duty to provide what the company's needs were, it's a competitive market out there and we know that any plant can be taken away at any time.

  2. Robert Collier:

    Plant the seed of desire in your mind and it forms a nucleus with power to attract to itself everything needed for its fulfillment.

  3. Said Trump:

    In some cases, medicine that costs a few dollars in a foreign country costs hundreds of dollars in America for the same pill, with the same ingredients, in the same package, made in the same plant, that is unacceptable.

  4. Gust Sarris:

    Somehow they re-categorized it and started doing the same thing again which was the same flag, the same flower pot, the same dirt and the same plant.

  5. Cory Booker:

    We need to plant lots of seeds in our democracy to create the kind of harvest we need.

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