"filial" Definition

  1. a. Of or pertaining to a son or daughter; becoming to a child in relation to his parents; as, filial obedience.
  2. a. Bearing the relation of a child.

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Position in dictionary: 37693 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a.,
Words that start with "filial": 2
Words that end with "filial": 2
Words that contain "filial": 3
Next words in dictionary: filially, filiate, filiation, filibeg, filibuster
Previous words in dictionary: filer, filemot, filefish, filed, file

English Dictionary Definition of filial

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