Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: seed
IPA transcription: [s'id]
Pronunciations of seed
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: seed
    Meaning: a small hard fruit
  • Synonyms: seed
    Meaning: a mature fertilized plant ovule consisting of an embryo and its food source and having a protective coat or testa
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: seed
    Meaning: go to seed; shed seeds; "The dandelions went to seed"
Usage examples
  • Why, let them go and carry the good seed elsewhere.
  • And then she told him how she'd forgotten Cherry's seed, and all about it.
  • When the work of plowing was done, they patiently watched him sow the seed.
  • I seed the world at that time somewhat, certainly, and many ways of strange dashing life.
  • And there seems to be a general wish among seed growers just now to dwarf all annual plants.
  • Cat-silver is a fossil. Cat's-tail is a seed or a long round substance growing on a nut-tree.
  • The seed lay all over the pavement, scattered far and wide even out to the puddles in the street.
  • But they had a cow, and the man was to drive it into town and sell it, to get money to buy corn for seed.
  • 'I seed her come yesterday in a cab from the town to old Sol at the turnpike--she and her mother, I reckon.
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