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What is the synonym and antonym of barren?
Last Updated: 22nd February, 2020
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Similarly, it is asked, which is the closest antonym for the word barren?
- barren, waste, wasteland(adj) an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation.
- bare, barren, bleak, desolate, stark(adj) providing no shelter or sustenance.
- barren(adj) not bearing offspring.
- barren, destitute, devoid, free, innocent(adj) completely wanting or lacking.
Also Know, what are the antonyms? Definition of Antonyms An antonym is a word that means the opposite of another word. For instance, the antonym of 'hot' may be 'cold. ' The root words for the word 'antonym' are the words 'anti,' meaning 'against' or 'opposite,' and 'onym,' meaning 'name. Synonyms and antonyms are exactly the opposite.
In this manner, what is the opposite of offspring?
Opposite of offspring, especially of an animal before or soon after birth. parent. adult. elderly. elder.
What does it mean for a woman to be barren?
adjective. not producing or incapable of producing offspring; sterile: a barren woman. unproductive; unfruitful: barren land. without capacity to interest or attract: a barren period in American architecture.