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noun as in female child; offspring

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Clark confirmed Ingalls’ daughter was the only returning cheerleader cut this season, but said freshmen trying out for the first time were also cut.

Planned for nearly 20 years—a pact between my mother and her college roommate to each name their first daughter Kate.

One parent of two teenagers involved in the effort, Robert Jason Noonan, said his 16- and 17-year-old daughters were being paid by Turning Point to push “conservative points of view and values” on social media.

So what Tyler did was get out ahead of being shunted to secretaries and daughters by confused investors, the way Jenn Hyman had.

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By the time Pure went public in 1995, my wife and I had been married for four years and we had one young daughter.

Then came Bess Myerson, a daughter of Russian-Jewish immigrants who was raised in the Sholem Aleichem Houses in the Bronx.

Like most Jewish mothers, Myerson thought her daughter could do better.

This is about no longer accepting that—as so many others have stated—a family would rather have a dead son than a living daughter.

I noticed a picture of her daughter, who was my classmate, and out of curiosity visited her page.

Her adopted daughter tried to suffocate a younger biological sibling.

"The Smoker," and "Mother and Daughter," a triptych, are two of her principal pictures.

The Rev. Alonzo Barnard, seventy-one years of age, accompanied by his daughter, was present.

He reached forward and took her hands, and if Mrs. Vivian had come in she would have seen him kneeling at her daughter's feet.

Every word that now fell from the agitated Empress was balm to the affrighted nerves of her daughter.

She looked from the picture to her daughter, with a frightful glare, in their before mild aspect.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to daughter, such as: child, descendant, female offspring, girl, kid, and offspring.

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