Plant

(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion

Put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground

Synonyms

Set

Derivation

Planter

Planting

Examples

Let's plant flowers in the garden

Put firmly in the mind

Buildings for carrying on industrial labor

Fix or set securely or deeply

Has types

Pot

Sink

Bury

Nest

Derivation

Planting

Examples

He planted a knee in the back of his opponent

The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum

Set up or lay the groundwork for

An actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience

Place into a river

In category

Animal husbandry

Type of

Stock

Examples

Plant fish

Place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive

Examples

Plant bugs in the dissident's apartment

Something planted secretly for discovery by another

Examples

The police used a plant to trick the thieves

He claimed that the evidence against him was a plant