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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • /fɚ-/
    • /fəˈment/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • /fɚ-/

Definitions of ferments word

  • noun ferments Plural form of ferment. 1
  • noun ferments plural of ferment. 0
  • verb ferments third-person singular simple present indicative form of ferment. 0

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Parts of speech for Ferments


ferments popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 99% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 64% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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Synonyms for ferments

verb ferments

  • causes — a person or thing that acts, happens, or exists in such a way that some specific thing happens as a result; the producer of an effect: You have been the cause of much anxiety. What was the cause of the accident?
  • churns — Plural form of churn.
  • dissolves — Third-person singular simple present indicative form of dissolve.
  • fizzes — to make a hissing or sputtering sound; effervesce.
  • works — exertion or effort directed to produce or accomplish something; labor; toil.

noun ferments

  • confusions — Plural form of confusion.
  • excitements — Plural form of excitement.
  • turmoils — a state of great commotion, confusion, or disturbance; tumult; agitation; disquiet: mental turmoil caused by difficult decisions.
  • ailments — Plural form of ailment.
  • clamors — Plural form of clamor.

Antonyms for ferments

verb ferments

  • calms — Third-person singular simple present indicative form of calm.
  • stops — to cease from, leave off, or discontinue: to stop running.

noun ferments

  • pleasures — the state or feeling of being pleased.
  • agreements — Plural form of agreement.
  • orders — an authoritative direction or instruction; command; mandate.

Top questions with ferments

  • what happens when yeast ferments?

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