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1. plant

noun. ['ˈplænt'] buildings for carrying on industrial labor.

Synonyms

  • smelter
  • manufacturing plant
  • mill
  • packing plant
  • brewery
  • saltworks
  • packinghouse
  • mint
  • sewage disposal plant
  • complex
  • still
  • distillery
  • disposal plant
  • manufactory
  • industrial plant
  • bottling plant
  • smeltery
  • recycling plant
  • works
  • factory
  • refinery

Antonyms

  • sporadic
  • short
  • Cryptogamia
  • Phanerogamae

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Plant

  • vanzandt
  • vansandt
  • recant
  • pylant
  • levant
  • labant
  • incant
  • enchant
  • decant
  • trant
  • stant
  • slant
  • schrandt
  • scant
  • quant
  • grant
  • grandt
  • brant
  • brandt
  • zant
  • zandt
  • yant
  • tant
  • sant
  • sandt
  • rant
  • pant
  • mandt
  • landt
  • kant

How do you pronounce plant?

Pronounce plant as plænt.

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Sentences with plant


1. Noun, singular or mass
You can then bin them or save them to plant in another part of the garden.

Quotes about plant


1. Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.
- Napoleon Hill

2. Love is a springtime plant that perfumes everything with its hope, even the ruins to which it clings.
- Gustave Flaubert

3. We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.
- John Lennon

2. plant

noun. ['ˈplænt'] (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion.

Synonyms

  • ornamental
  • myrmecophyte
  • tracheophyte
  • poisonous plant
  • embryo
  • cryptogam
  • aerophyte
  • wilding
  • gametophyte
  • monocarp
  • garden plant
  • epiphytic plant
  • houseplant
  • monocarpous plant
  • microflora
  • plant structure
  • rock plant
  • hygrophyte
  • phytoplankton
  • autophyte
  • perennial
  • plant kingdom
  • Plantae
  • vascular plant
  • plantlet
  • autophytic plant
  • air plant
  • plant part
  • epiphyte
  • crop
  • acrogen
  • hood
  • being
  • autotrophic organism
  • monocarpic plant
  • pot plant
  • biennial
  • endemic
  • escape
  • plant life
  • apomict
  • organism
  • annual
  • aquatic
  • holophyte
  • flora
  • non-flowering plant
  • autotroph
  • neophyte
  • cap
  • kingdom Plantae

Antonyms

  • evergreen plant
  • weed
  • deciduous plant
  • cultivated plant

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. plant

verb. ['ˈplænt'] put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground.

Synonyms

  • checkrow
  • bed
  • place
  • dibble
  • puddle
  • pose
  • replant
  • lay
  • tree
  • put
  • root
  • forest
  • position
  • afforest

Antonyms

  • amphibious
  • fauna
  • stand still
  • imperfect

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. plant

verb. ['ˈplænt'] fix or set securely or deeply.

Synonyms

  • pot
  • engraft
  • embed
  • introduce
  • enter
  • insert
  • sink
  • infix
  • imbed
  • implant
  • nest

Antonyms

  • lend oneself
  • arrive
  • confront
  • biennial

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. plant

verb. ['ˈplænt'] set up or lay the groundwork for.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • pioneer
  • establish
  • constitute
  • name
  • institute
  • found
  • initiate
  • nominate

Antonyms

  • simplicity
  • simple
  • agitate
  • worry

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. plant

noun. ['ˈplænt'] an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience.

Synonyms

  • player
  • histrion
  • role player
  • actor

Antonyms

  • sitter
  • parasite
  • host
  • existent

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. plant

verb. ['ˈplænt'] place into a river.

Antonyms

  • stormy

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. plant

noun. ['ˈplænt'] something planted secretly for discovery by another.

Synonyms

  • dodge
  • contrivance

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • eukaryote
  • prokaryote

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. plant

verb. ['ˈplænt'] place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive.

Synonyms

  • place
  • pose
  • lay
  • put
  • position

Antonyms

  • annual
  • perennial
  • foreign
  • epidemic

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. plant

verb. ['ˈplænt'] put firmly in the mind.

Synonyms

  • pass along
  • put across
  • pass on
  • communicate
  • implant

Antonyms

  • nonexistence
  • absence
  • nonexistent
  • nonbeing

Etymology

  • planta (Latin)
  • planten (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • plantian (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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