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Synonyms for plant
plænt, plɑntplant

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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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. plant, works, industrial plantnoun

    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 lifenoun

    (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion

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

  3. plantnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    plant life, industrial plant, flora, works

  4. plantverb

    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, setverb

    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, plantverb

    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, instituteverb

    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. plantverb

    place into a river

    "plant fish"

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

  9. plantverb

    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, implantverb

    put firmly in the mind

    "Plant a thought in the students' minds"

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. plantnoun

    Synonyms:
    vegetable

  2. plantverb

    Synonyms:
    fix, establish, settle, found

  3. plantverb

    Synonyms:
    sow, scatter seed, put in seed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. plantnoun

    Synonyms:
    vegetable, herb

  2. plantnoun

    Synonyms:
    flora (plants of a region)

  3. plantverb

    Synonyms:
    sow, settle, establish

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How to use plant in a sentence?

  1. Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi:

    I’m deeply concerned about the difficult and stressful situation facing staff at the Chornobyl nuclear power plant and the potential risks this entails for nuclear safety, i call on the forces in effective control of the site to urgently facilitate the safe rotation of personnel there.

  2. William Courtney:

    I believe this plant, having evolved over millions of years, is put together to support that system.

  3. Chief Executive Isabelle Kocher:

    For the Hazelwood plant, we are studying all possible scenarios, including closure, or a sale if the state of Victoria tells us that it cannot meet power generating needs without this plant.

  4. Frank Rijkers:

    Corn is seeing support from expectations U.S. farmers could plant less corn than forecast, turning instead to soybeans because of rainy weather during the U.S. sowing period, there is also support coming from belief that Brazil's corn exports will slow down and the country could even import corn after the surge in Brazil's corn exports at the start of this season.

  5. Nelson Henderson:

    The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.


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