Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - The quality of something that causes or assists healthy growth; The intellectual productivity of a creative imagination; The state of being fertile.

Usage examples (31)
  • It stirred … but not by itself, for fecundity is not enough.
  • Bad that such a situation has come to pass as IG so well highlights, this woman has so many children by so many fathers, and that her fecundity is funded by us.
  • A graph representing Milne Edward's sifaka fecundity over time (from 1986 to 2004).
  • Another of the 3 criteria for successful memetic spread cited by Dawkins is "fecundity". for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.