What is another word for prolificacy?

70 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ pɹəlˈɪfɪkəsi], [ pɹəlˈɪfɪkəsi], [ p_ɹ_ə_l_ˈɪ_f_ɪ_k_ə_s_i]

Prolificacy, or the ability to produce many offspring or works, can be expressed in various ways. Synonyms for prolificacy include fecundity, fruitfulness, productiveness, and prolificness. These words all convey the idea of an abundance of output or outcome, whether it be in the realm of biology or creative expression. Another synonym is fertility, which specifically refers to the ability to reproduce successfully. Other related words include prolific, prolifically, and proliferate. These words are all useful for describing people, animals, or things that are highly productive and efficient in their output, and can help to give a sense of rich productivity to any form of writing or conversation.

What are the hypernyms for Prolificacy?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Prolificacy?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the opposite words for prolificacy?

The word "prolificacy" means producing a lot of something, usually related to creativity or productivity. Antonyms for this word would include unproductive, barren, and sterile. These words imply a lack of output or a failure to generate a desirable result. Other antonyms could be lazy, stagnant, and unfruitful. These words suggest a state of stillness or inaction, where little or no progress is being made. Overall, the opposite of prolificacy is a lack of productivity and creativity, which can have a negative impact on personal growth and progress.

What are the antonyms for Prolificacy?

  • n.

    fertility

Usage examples for Prolificacy

The boys and girls mated, squatted on any ground they could find unoccupied, raised there the merest shelter, which never by any chance improved, no matter how long they lived there, and proceeded to breed with amazing prolificacy others like themselves, destined for the same lives of ignorance and squalor.
"The Struggle for Missouri"
John McElroy
Some breeders state that the pure African are not as good layers as this, being about equal to the Embden and that the better laying Africans really have some Brown Chinese blood in them which has been introduced to increase prolificacy.
"Ducks and Geese"
Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
One afternoon during Sassy's career of prolificacy, the little girl remembered that her best thick dress was so threadbare that she would need a brand-new one for the next winter.
"The Biography of a Prairie Girl"
Eleanor Gates

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