Definition Of spawns


(of a fish, frog, mollusk, crustacean, etc.) release or deposit eggs.

the fish spawn among fine-leaved plants

(of a person) produce (offspring).

why had she married a man who could spawn a boy like that?

Example Of spawns

  • A female may also spawn with the same male in temporally discrete bouts.

  • A human half my age has spawned ten children who all have four or more of their own.

  • Although they are terrestrial creatures, these crabs descend to the sea to spawn , and their larvae live in salt water for a time.

  • Atlantic salmon spawn in October and November.

  • August is a good time to watch coral spawning .

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