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synonyms for teeming

  • brimming
  • filled
  • overflowing
  • packed
  • swarming
  • bristling
  • bursting
  • crammed
  • crawling
  • replete
  • thronged
  • alive
  • brimful
  • chock-full
  • fruitful
  • multitudinous
  • numerous
  • plentiful
  • populous
  • pregnant
  • rife
  • thick
See also synonyms for: teemingness
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antonyms for teeming

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  • empty
  • lacking
  • needing
  • wanting
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How to use teeming in a sentence

His banks were teeming with happy dusky figures and the smiling irrigated land was bright with fertility.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
This may be so in England, with its teeming population and its almost illimitable industrial resources.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
The morning after your performance your breakfast-table is covered with newspapers teeming with laudatory criticisms.
BLACK DIAMONDSMR JKAI
In whatever way I began, it always ended in a letter teeming with affection and with grief.
MY TEN YEARS' IMPRISONMENTSILVIO PELLICO
God delivers into your hands that teeming soil, its palaces, its beautiful women, its treasures.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
And brains at their best are only a ploughed field teeming always and forever with the worries of incalculable harvests.
MOLLY MAKE-BELIEVEELEANOR HALLOWELL ABBOTT
I was as it were one of a little swarm of would-be reef builders looking back at the teeming slime upon the ocean floor.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
To such an one a teeming population is equivalent to a diminution in the supply of game, and this, again, involves starvation.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
It was of no more consequence in the sum total than the life of some obscure individual in the teeming millions of the earth.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
They separated; and Mallet, his head teeming with various projects, proceeded toward Mr. Talton's.
THE MYSTERIOUS WANDERER, VOL. IIISOPHIA REEVE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TEEMING

  • abundant
  • bountiful
  • copious
  • filled
  • flush
  • plenteous
  • prodigal
  • profuse
  • prolific
  • replete
  • teeming
  • chock-full
  • choked
  • closed
  • crammed
  • crowded
  • filled
  • glutted
  • gorged
  • gridlocked
  • jam-full
  • jam-packed
  • jammed
  • massed
  • mobbed
  • obstructed
  • overcrowded
  • overfilled
  • overflowing
  • packed
  • packed like sardines
  • plugged
  • stopped
  • stoppered
  • stuffed
  • stuffed-up
  • teeming
  • up to the rafters
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.