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Sterile (IPA: /ˈstɛɹəɫ/)

Sterile (a.)

Producing little or no crop; barren; unfruitful; unproductive; not fertile; as, sterile land; a sterile desert; a sterile year.

Sterile (a.)

Incapable of reproduction; unfitted for reproduction of offspring; not able to germinate or bear fruit; unfruitful; as, a sterile flower, which bears only stamens.

Sterile (a.)

Free from reproductive spores or germs; as, a sterile fluid.

Sterile (a.)

Fig.: Barren of ideas; destitute of sentiment; as, a sterile production or author.



Sterile Synonyms

Aseptic, Antiseptic

Sterile Synonyms

Sterilized, Unproductive, Sterilised, Unfertilised, Impotent, Barren, Unimpregnated, Unfertile, Unfruitful, Infertile, Unfertilized

Sterile Synonyms

Uninspired, Uninventive, Uncreative, Unimaginative

Sterile Rhymes

Baril, Behrle, Berrill, Beryl, Burel, Burell, Caryl, Ceryl, Cheryl, Darrell, Darryl, Daryl, Deryle, Erol, Errol, Farrel, Feral, Ferol, Ferrall, Harrell, Herrell, Herrle, Jerel, Jerrell, Jheryl, Karel, Merrell, Merrill, Meryl, Meryll, Peril, Sharyl, Sherrell, Sherrill, Sheryl, Sterile, Terral, Terrel, Terrell, Terrill, There'll, Therrell, Verrall, Wehrle

Apparel, Imperil, Ocarroll

Spanish Translation

Sterile in Spanish is Estéril

Tagalog Translation

Sterile in Tagalog is Asog

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Ah! How I hate the crimes of the new generation: they are dry and sterile as darnel." - Jean-Paul Sartre

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