verb. make fertile or productive.
verb. cause to undergo cross-fertilization.
verb. undergo cross-fertilization; become fertile.
verb. introduce semen into (a female).
- prang up
- bang up
verb. provide with fertilizers or add nutrients to.
Example sentences of the word fertilise
1. Verb, base form
You need to fertilise your plant once a month and only when the soil is moist.
2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Pine trees growing in a front yard or backyard can benefit from nutrients received when homeowners fertilise their lawns, but trees can also receive too much fertiliser.
3. Verb, 3rd person singular present
Lightly fertilise the succulent once a year.
Give them full sun, fertilise lightly several times a month and keep the ground moist but not wet.