Teacher Joseph
Professional Teacher
"To plant a seed" means to introduce something, good or bad to someone's mind. "My boss planted a seed of doubt in my mind about the future of the company" or. "I visited my mother and planted a seed that she could babysit for us". You could say it is a psynonym of "hinted" but it is more subtle.
May 28, 2021 8:27 AM
Teacher Joseph
Language Skills
English, Persian (Farsi), Spanish
Learning Language
Persian (Farsi), Spanish