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Synonyms for plant

Synonyms for (noun) plant

Synonyms: flora, plant, plant life Definition: (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion

Similar words: organism, being Definition: a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

Synonyms: plant, works, industrial plant Definition: buildings for carrying on industrial labor Usage: they built a large plant to manufacture automobiles

Similar words: building complex, complex Definition: a whole structure (as a building) made up of interconnected or related structures

Synonyms: plant Definition: something planted secretly for discovery by another Usage: the police used a plant to trick the thieves; he claimed that the evidence against him was a plant

Similar words: stratagem, contrivance, dodge Definition: an elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade Usage: his testimony was just a contrivance to throw us off the track

Synonyms: plant Definition: an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience

Similar words: actor, histrion, role player, thespian, player Definition: a theatrical performer

Synonyms for (verb) plant

Synonyms: implant, plant Definition: put firmly in the mind Usage: Plant a thought in the students' minds

Similar words: put across, pass, pass along, pass on, communicate Definition: transmit information Usage: Please communicate this message to all employees; pass along the good news

Synonyms: plant Definition: place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive Usage: Plant a spy in Moscow; plant bugs in the dissident's apartment

Similar words: put, place, pose, position, set, lay Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point

Synonyms: imbed, implant, plant, embed, engraft Definition: fix or set securely or deeply Usage: He planted a knee in the back of his opponent; The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum

Similar words: enter, infix, insert, introduce Definition: put or introduce into something Usage: insert a picture into the text

Synonyms: set, plant Definition: put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground Usage: Let's plant flowers in the garden

Similar words: put, place, pose, position, set, lay Definition: put into a certain place or abstract location Usage: Put your things here; Set the tray down; Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children; Place emphasis on a certain point

Synonyms: plant, establish, found, constitute, institute Definition: set up or lay the groundwork for Usage: establish a new department

Similar words: initiate, pioneer Definition: take the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of Usage: This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants

Synonyms: plant Definition: place into a river Usage: plant fish

Similar words: stock Definition: provide or furnish with a stock of something Usage: stock the larder with meat