Words Like LEAVEN
We have put together a list of words that are similar to LEAVEN.
9 Alternative Words Similar to leaven
10 definitions of leaven
Any substance that produces, or is designed to produce, fermentation, as in dough or liquids; esp., a portion of fermenting dough, which, mixed with a larger quantity of dough, produces a general change in the mass, and renders it light; yeast; barm.
Anything which makes a general assimilating (especially a corrupting) change in the mass.
To make light by the action of leaven; to cause to ferment.
To imbue; to infect; to vitiate.
an influence that works subtly to lighten or modify something
cause to puff up with a leaven
a substance used to produce fermentation in dough or a liquid
An agent, such as yeast, that causes batter or dough to rise, especially by fermentation.
An element, influence, or agent that works subtly to lighten, enliven, or modify a whole.
To add a rising agent to.