Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “fecund”

fecund

adjective     /ˈfek.ənd/ formal
able to produce a lot of crops, fruit, babies, young animals, etc.: fecund soilAnimal reproduction producing or creating a lot of new things, ideas, etc.: a fecund imaginationCreating and producingInventing, designing and innovationUseful or advantageous fecundity     /feˈkʌn.də.ti/ US  /-t̬i/ noun [U]
(Definition of fecund adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of fecund

Translations of “fecund”

Word of the Day

work out

to exercise in order to improve the strength or appearance of your body

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More