Usage examples for fertile

  1. It matters little what is the nature of this labour; it is as fertile, as productive a labour as any other kind of labour in the nation. – Essays on Political Economy by Frederic Bastiat
  2. I believed that Sydney did care for me, in his own peculiar way; I knew that he was quick, and cool, and fertile in resource, and that he showed to most advantage in a difficult situation; it was possible that he had a conscience, of a sort, and that, this time, I might not appeal to it in vain. – The Beetle A Mystery by Richard Marsh