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Definition 1: capable of reproducing - [adjective denoting all]

(fertile is similar to ...) capable of conceiving

(fertile is similar to ...) capable of producing offspring or vegetation

(fertile is similar to ...) capable of being fertilized

(fertile is similar to ...) very fertile; producing profuse growth

"rank earth"

(means also ...) productive or conducive to producing in abundance

"be fruitful and multiply"

(means also ...) having a strong physiological or chemical effect

"a potent toxin" "potent liquor" "a potent cup of tea" "a stiff drink"

(means also ...) producing or capable of producing (especially abundantly)

"productive farmland" "his productive years" "a productive collaboration"

(... are attributes of fertile) the state of being fertile; capable of producing offspring

Definition 2: marked by great fruitfulness - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where fertile or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • fertile farmland
  • a fat land
  • a productive vineyard
  • rich soil

Synonyms for fertile in the sense of this definition

(fertile is similar to ...) productive or conducive to producing in abundance

"be fruitful and multiply"

Definition 3: bearing in abundance especially offspring - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where fertile or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • flying foxes are extremely prolific
  • a prolific pear tree

Synonyms for fertile in the sense of this definition

(fertile is similar to ...) productive or conducive to producing in abundance

"be fruitful and multiply"

Definition 4: intellectually productive - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where fertile or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a prolific writer
  • a fecund imagination

Synonyms for fertile in the sense of this definition

(fertile is similar to ...) producing or capable of producing (especially abundantly)

"productive farmland" "his productive years" "a productive collaboration"

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