English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'wellspring'

(noun) 
Definition
a source of abundant supply
Nature has always been the wellspring of her art.
Synonyms
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source
the source of the Tiber
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origin
theories about the origin of life
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fount
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wellhead
(noun) 
Synonyms
supply
The brain requires a constant supply of oxygen.
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well
a man with a well of experience and insight
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fund
He has an extraordinary fund of energy.
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mine
a mine of information
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reserve
The country's reserves of petrol are running very low.
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reservoir
the body's short-term reservoir of energy
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repository
He was the repository of all important information.
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fount

Additional synonyms

in the sense of fund
Definition
a supply or store of something
He has an extraordinary fund of energy.
in the sense of mine
Definition
a profitable source or abundant supply
a mine of information
in the sense of origin
Definition
the point, source, or event from which something develops
theories about the origin of life

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