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Meaning of FRUITFUL

Pronunciation:  'frootful

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  productive or conducive to producing in abundance; "be fruitful and multiply"
  2. [adj]  productive of profit; "a profitable enterprise"; "a fruitful meeting"

FRUITFUL is a 8 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: baccate, bacciferous, berried, bountiful, breeding, fat, fertile, generative, plentiful, procreative, productive, profitable, prolific, reproductive, rich, verdant
 Antonyms: unfruitful



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fruit"ful\, a.
Full of fruit; producing fruit abundantly; bearing results;
prolific; fertile; liberal; bountiful; as, a fruitful tree,
or season, or soil; a fruitful wife. -- {Fruit"ful*ly}, adv.
-- {Fruit"ful*ness}, n.

      Be fruitful and multiply and replenish the earth.
                                               --Gen. i. 28.

      [Nature] By disburdening grows More fruitful. --Milton.

      The great fruitfulness of the poet's fancy. --Addison.

Syn: Fertile; prolific; productive; fecund; plentiful; rich;
     abundant; plenteous. See {Fertile}.

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