Synonyms of sow in English:


See definition of sow


1‘sow the seeds in rows 30cm apart’


scatter, spread, broadcast, disperse, strew, disseminate, distribute

drill, dibble, put in the ground

literary bestrew

2‘large fields were sown with only cabbages or asparagus’


plant, seed, reseed

3‘the new policy has sown confusion and doubt’


cause, bring about, occasion, create, give rise to, lead to, produce, engender, generate, induce, invite, implant, plant, lodge, prompt, evoke, elicit, initiate, precipitate, instigate, trigger, spark off, provoke

end in, culminate in, finish in, terminate in, involve, mean, entail, necessitate

promote, foster, foment

formal redound to

literary beget