Etymology: 1640-1650: from French prolifique, from Latin proles 'offspring' + facere 'to make'.
- Fertile, producing offspring or fruit in great abundance"applied to plants producing fruit, animals producing young, etc.
- Similarly producing results or works in abundance
Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for prolific for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.
Full Definition of prolific