plant is part of the Basic English 850.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Singular
plant

Plural
plants

Picture dictionary
plant 
About this image
tree
conifer
bush
flower
  1. A plant is something that lives and grows in one place. Plants usually have green leaves and roots. Flowers and trees are plants. Plants and animals are the main kinds of life.
  2. A plant is a factory.

VerbEdit

Plain form
plant

Third-person singular
plants

Past tense
planted

Past participle
planted

Present participle
planting

  1. To put a seed or plant in soil for it to grow.
    I planted some flowers last week and I hope they will grow and blossom.

Related wordsEdit