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synonyms for top-dressing

  • compost
  • enrich
  • germinate
  • impregnate
  • inseminate
  • mulch
  • pollinate
  • propagate
  • beget
  • breed
  • cover
  • dress
  • fecundate
  • feed
  • fructify
  • generate
  • lime
  • manure
  • procreate
  • treat
  • make fruitful
  • make pregnant
  • top-dress

antonyms for top-dressing

MOST RELEVANT
  • deplete
  • ignore
  • lay bare
  • uncover
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How to use top-dressing in a sentence

The soil will benefit from a little cultivation and a top dressing of compost or leaf mold, which is then scratched into the soil.
TIME TO DIG INADRIAN HIGGINSMARCH 17, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He came to the top of the stairs with a lamp in his hand, and wanted to know what the rumpus was about.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
The offspring of the ungodly shall not bring forth many branches, and make a noise as unclean roots upon the top of a rock.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The jagged top and spurs of San Jacinto Mountain shone like the turrets and posterns of a citadel built of rubies.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
The way was under a double row of tall trees, which met at the top and formed a green arch over our heads.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
In fact, his appearance was so formidable that Davy did not pause for a second look, but started off at the top of his speed.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Then the roof itself, with its gables and dormer windows, softly folded itself flat down upon the top of the house, out of sight.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
When these plants are full two feet high, the top of the stems are broken off, to make the leaves grow thicker and broader.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Industrial society, they say, must be reorganized from top to bottom; private industry must cease.
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