Synonyms for Sterility:
n.worthlessness, incapacity, fruitlessness. sterilization, rich, reproduction. clean. vapidness, colorlessness, insipidness, vapidity, stodginess, asepticism, blandness, lifelessness, flatness, weariness, dullness, excite, dryness, drabness, flavorlessness, dreariness, jejuneness, insipidity. •cleanness (noun)
neatness, fastidiousness, hygiene, tidiness, cleanness, immaculateness, sanitation, purity, spotlessness, orderliness.
vapidness, vapidity, asepticism, insipidity, jejuneness, sterileness, stodginess.
antisepsis, sterileness, infertility, asepsis.
infertility, childlessness, barrenness, unproductiveness, fallow.
vapidness, lifelessness, drabness, colorlessness, vapidity, flatness, dreariness, stodginess, blandness, flavorlessness, asepticism. insipidity, sterilization, jejuneness, insipidness. weariness, dullness, dryness. •Other relevant words:
drabness, worthlessness, dreariness, flavorlessness, excite, asepticism, stodginess, dullness, rich, sterileness, flatness, sterilization, barrenness, dryness, clean, incapacity, vapidness, colorlessness, vapidity, antisepsis, jejuneness, fruitlessness, insipidness, weariness, blandness, asepsis, lifelessness, insipidity, reproduction.
Usage examples for sterility
However, of 16 first- cousin marriages of which the record expressly stated " no issue," or where it was practically certain that no issue was possible, the average age of the brides was 34. 3 years and that of the grooms was 39 years, showing that consanguinity could not have been the only cause of their sterility – Consanguineous Marriages in the American Population by George B. Louis Arner