"beget" Definition

  1. v. t. To procreate, as a father or sire; to generate; -- commonly said of the father.
  2. v. t. To get (with child.)
  3. v. t. To produce as an effect; to cause to exist.

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Position in dictionary: 9457 of 111710 words.
Word Type: v. t., v. t., v. t.,
Words that start with "beget": 3
Words that end with "beget": 2
Words that contain "beget": 5
Next words in dictionary: begetter, begetting, beggable, beggar, beggar's lice, beggar's ticks, beggared, beggarhood, beggaring, beggarism
Previous words in dictionary: begemming, begemmed, begem, begat, began, bega, beg, befuddled, befuddle, befringe

English Dictionary Definition of beget

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