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plant

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of plant

  1. a building or set of buildings for the manufacturing of goods a furniture plant that employs hundreds of people Synonyms of plant manufactory, mill, factory, shop, works, workshopWords Related to plant sweatshop; atelier, studio, workplace, workroom; yard


plant

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of plant

  1. 1 to put or set into the ground to grow I'll plant the marigold seeds in the spring Synonyms of plant drill, put in, seed, sow Words Related to plant bed; replant, transplant; broadcast, scatter; pot; overseed, reseed Near Antonyms of plant gather, harvest, reap

  2. 2 to be responsible for the creation and early operation or use of soon the sect had planted churches across the breadth of the colony Synonyms of plant begin, constitute, establish, inaugurate, initiate, innovate, institute, introduce, launch, pioneer, found, set up, startWords Related to plant author, father, originate; conceive, concoct, contrive, cook (up), create, devise, fabricate, invent, make up, manufacture, produce, think (up); construct, put up; develop, enlarge, expand; endow, finance, fund, subsidize; arrange, organize, systematize, systemize; refound, reinitiate, reinstitute, relaunchNear Antonyms of plant abolish, annihilate, annul, nullify; end, finish, halt, stop, terminate; round (off or out), wind up, wrap upAntonyms of plant close (down), phase out, shut (up)

  3. 3 to set permanently in the consciousness or mind-set a profound respect for Mother Nature that had been planted by long experience with hurricanes Synonyms of plant breed, enroot, inculcate, infix, inseminate, instill, implant, sowWords Related to plant drive, hammer, pound; embed (also imbed), entrench (also intrench), fix, lodge, root; imbue, infuse, ingrain (also engrain), inoculate, invest, steep, suffuse



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