Definitions of fertile

  1. intellectually productive; "a prolific writer"; "a fecund imagination" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. capable of reproducing Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Producing fruit or vegetation in abundance; fruitful; able to produce abundantly; prolific; fecund; productive; rich; inventive; as, fertile land or fields; a fertile mind or imagination. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Capable of producing fruit; fruit-bearing; as, fertile flowers. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. produced in abundance; plenteous; ample. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Containing pollen; - said of anthers. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Producing abundantly; fruitful; reproductive; rich in resources or invention. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. Able to bear or produce abundantly; rich in resources; inventive. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. Producing, or capable of producing, abundantly; fruitful; plentiful. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. Fruitful; productive; rich in resources; inventive. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11. Producing fruit in abundance; productive; fruitful. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. Capable of producing ; of eggs or seeds capable of developing. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.

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Usage examples for fertile

  1. Of his activities until 1657 we hear very little, though it is evident that from 1654 to 1657 he lived in Gray's Inn, engaging in many trading ventures in the West Indies and elsewhere, was on terms of intimacy with Noell and frequently at his house, and showed himself fertile of suggestions, as always, regarding the improvement of trade and the care and supply of men, provisions, and intelligence. – British Committees, Commissions, and Councils of Trade and Plantations, 1622-1675 by Charles M. Andrews
  2. A fertile vale fell from where I stood, down to a small bay between headlands. – The Spy in Black by J. Storer Clouston