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adjective as in scattered

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Eventually, Cuomo entered the Clinton administration, and as HUD secretary sowed the seeds of the subprime mortgage catastrophe.

And those lawyers produced a lot of documents and sowed a lot of doubt.

So, yes, be wary of Greek dominos falling, but remember the domino theory was wrong during the Cold War yet it sowed fear.

When you send a tweet, Google a keyword, or stream a Netflix movie, you are harvesting what Shannon sowed.

They pursued their dreams, sowed their oats, established their careers, then began to think about settling down—not settling.

Father tore open the envelopes and sowed the seeds in Hepzebiah's garden, some in the little holes, some in the furrows.

My border seeds, the sweet alyssum and lobelia, I had sense enough not to plant, and I sowed none of the perennials.

But while he slept, his enemy came and sowed tares among the wheat, and went his way.

The kingdom of Heaven is likened unto a man who sowed good seed in his field.

Those of your priests who outraged us and sowed discord in our country, were punished according to our laws.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sowed, such as: bestrewn, broadcast, cast, dispersed, disseminated, and distributed.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.