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father

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  • nounmale person who begets children
  • nounpriest
  • verbsire
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Synonyms for father

noun male person who begets children
  • ancestor
  • dad
  • parent
  • predecessor
  • begetter
  • daddy
  • origin
  • pa
  • padre
  • papa
  • pop
  • progenitor
  • sire
  • source
  • forebearer
  • procreator

Antonyms for father

  • descendant
  • effect
  • end
  • result
  • mother
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to father

ascendant

noun. ancestor
  • antecedent
  • ascendent
  • father
  • forbear
  • forefather
  • foregoer
  • foremother
  • mother
  • parent
  • predecessor
  • progenitor

begat

verb. create, bear

beget

verb. create, bear

begot

verb. create, bear

begotten

verb. create, bear

biological parent

noun. birth mother or father
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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