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EtymologyEdit

plant +‎ -er

NounEdit

planter (plural planters)

  1. One who plants something.
    • 2002, Jill Christman, Darkroom: A Family Exposure (page 100)
      She didn't use any magic truth serums, nor did she suggest hypnotherapy, but barring this, she personified the greatest enemy of the False Memory Syndrome Foundation — an evil planter of false memories.
  2. A box or pot for plants, usually large and standing on the floor.
  3. (historical) Any of the early English settlers, given the lands of the dispossessed Irish populace during the reign of Elizabeth I.
  4. A machine used for planting seeds.
  5. The owner of a plantation.

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CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from planteran.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: plan‧ter

NounEdit

planter

  1. a frameup; a false incrimination of an innocent person

DanishEdit

NounEdit

planter c

  1. plural indefinite of plante

VerbEdit

planter

  1. present tense of plante

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin plantāre, present active infinitive of plantō.

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VerbEdit

planter

  1. (transitive) to plant
  2. (transitive) to drive in (a nail, stake etc.)
  3. (transitive) to pitch (a tent)
  4. (transitive, intransitive, computing) to crash
  5. (reflexive, informal, se planter) to fall off
  6. (reflexive, informal, se planter) to fail, to not succeed
  7. (reflexive, informal, se planter, a vehicle and etc) to break down
  8. (transitive, slang) to stab with a knife
    • 1981, Jean-Marc Ligny, Furia!, →ISBN
      Il se dit qu'il ne ressortira plus jamais de cette cour des miracles, que dans dix minutes un petit nerveux va déboucher d'une venelle avec un couteau et le planter aussi sec.

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

planter m, f

  1. indefinite plural of plante

VerbEdit

planter

  1. present tense of plante

Norwegian NynorskEdit

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NounEdit

planter m, f

  1. indefinite feminine plural of plante