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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Fruitful \Fruit"ful\, a.
Full of fruit; producing fruit abundantly; bearing results;
prolific; fertile; liberal; bountiful; as, a fruitful tree,
or season, or soil; a fruitful wife. -- Fruit"ful*ly, adv.
-- Fruit"ful*ness, n.
Be fruitful and multiply and replenish the earth.
--Gen. i. 28.
[Nature] By disburdening grows
More fruitful. --Milton.
The great fruitfulness of the poet's fancy. --Addison.
Syn: Fertile; prolific; productive; fecund; plentiful; rich;
abundant; plenteous. See Fertile.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: productive or conducive to producing in abundance; "be
fruitful and multiply" [ant: unfruitful]
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
40 Moby Thesaurus words for "fruitful":
abundant, advantageous, beneficial, blooming, bounteous, bountiful,
bursting, bursting out, copious, creative, effective, exuberant,
fecund, fertile, flourishing, fructiferous, fructuous, generous,
lush, luxuriant, luxurious, plenteous, plentiful, pregnant,
productive, profitable, proliferous, prolific, rewarding, rich,
seminal, successful, superabundant, swarming, teeming, thriving,
uberous, useful, well-spent, worthwhile
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