plant/sow a seed of

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Definition of plant/sow a seed of

: to cause (an idea, feeling, etc.) to be in someone's mind Her comment planted/sowed a seed of doubt/suspicion in his mind.

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“Plant/sow a seed of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/plant%2Fsow%20a%20seed%20of. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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