Synonyms of stillborn


1. abortive, stillborn, unsuccessful, unfruitful (vs. fruitful)

usage: failing to accomplish an intended result; "an abortive revolt"; "a stillborn plot to assassinate the President"

2. stillborn, dead (vs. alive)

usage: (of newborn infant) showing no signs of life at birth; not liveborn; "a stillborn baby"

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