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Spanish translation of “seed”


noun /siːd/
the (part of) the fruit of a tree, plant etc from which a new plant may be grown sunflower seeds grass seed. the beginning from which anything grows There was already a seed of doubt in her mind. (in a sporting competition etc) a seeded player She’s third seed in the competition. seeded adjective having been seeded a seeded player. seedling /-liŋ/ noun a young plant just grown from a seed Don’t walk on the lettuce seedlings! seedy adjective shabby
cutre, sórdido, de mala muerte
a rather seedy hotel.
ill or unhealthy He’s feeling a bit seedy.
seediness noun seedbed noun ground prepared for growing seeds. go to seed (of a person) to become careless about one’s clothes and appearance Don’t let yourself go to seed when you reach middle age! (of a place) to become rather shabby and uncared for
This part of town has gone to seed recently.
(also run to seed) (of a plant) to produce seeds after flowering.
(Definition of seed from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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