Definition of PLANTING

noun : PLANTING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the act of fixing firmly in place; "he ordered the planting of policemen outside every doorway" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a collection of plants (trees or shrubs or flowers) in a particular area; "the landscape architect suggested a small planting in the northwest corner" ;

  • 3. (

    ) putting seeds or young plants in the ground to grow; "the planting of corn is hard work" ;

verb : PLANTING

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground; "Let's plant flowers in the garden" ;

  • 4. (

    ) place into a river; "plant fish" ;

  • 5. (

    ) place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive; "Plant a spy in Moscow"; "plant bugs in the dissident's apartment" ;

  • 6. (

    ) put firmly in the mind; "Plant a thought in the students' minds" ;


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