plant vs nest

nest vs plant

plant and nest both are nouns.

plant and nest both are verbs.

Word NounAdjectiveVerbAdverb
plant Yes No Yes No
nest Yes No Yes No
As verbs, nest is a hyponym of plant; that is, nest is a word with a more specific, narrower meaning than plant:
  • plant: fix or set securely or deeply
  • nest: fit together or fit inside
Other hyponyms of plant include pot, bury, sink.
plant (noun) nest (noun)
(botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion a kind of gun emplacement
buildings for carrying on industrial labor furniture pieces made to fit close together
something planted secretly for discovery by another a gang of people (criminals or spies or terrorists) assembled in one locality
an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience a cosy or secluded retreat
a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young
plant (verb) nest (verb)
put firmly in the mind fit together or fit inside
put or set (seeds, seedlings, or plants) into the ground gather nests
fix or set securely or deeply move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position
place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive inhabit a nest, usually after building
set up or lay the groundwork for
place into a river
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