Word of the day

The word for today is…

fructify (verb) – To make fruitful or productive. To bear fruit.

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : Mid-14th century., “bear fruit,” from Old French fructifiier “bear fruit, grow, develop” (12th century), from Late Latin fructificare “bear fruit,” from Latin fructus “fruit, crops; profit, enjoyment” (from PIE root *bhrug- “to enjoy,” with derivatives referring to agricultural products) + combining form of facere “to make, do” (from PIE root *dhe- “to set, put”). Transitive use from 1580s.

 


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