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Meaning of FRUITFUL

Pronunciation:  'frootful

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  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
 
 Definition: 
\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}.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abundant, advantageous, beneficial, blooming, bounteous, bountiful, bursting, bursting out, copious, creative, effective, exuberant, fecund, fertile, flourishing, fructiferous, fructuous, generous, lush, luxuriant, luxurious, plenteous, plentiful, pregnant, productive, profitable, proliferous, prolific, rewarding, rich, seminal, successful, superabundant, swarming, teeming, thriving, uberous, useful, well-spent, worthwhile
 

 

 

 

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