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1. offspring

noun. ['ˈɔfˌsprɪŋ'] the immediate descendants of a person.

Synonyms

  • firstborn
  • whoreson
  • eldest
  • grandchild
  • kid
  • successor
  • relation
  • love child
  • relative
  • issue
  • heir
  • progeny
  • child
  • illegitimate child
  • by-blow
  • bastard
  • baby

Antonyms

  • unconnectedness
  • connectedness
  • absolute
  • disproportionate

Etymology

  • ofspring (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ofspring (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. offspring

noun. ['ˈɔfˌsprɪŋ'] something that comes into existence as a result.

Synonyms

  • event
  • consequence
  • result
  • outcome
  • issue
  • materialisation
  • effect
  • upshot

Antonyms

  • male offspring
  • female offspring
  • ancestor
  • descendant

Etymology

  • ofspring (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ofspring (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. offspring

noun. ['ˈɔfˌsprɪŋ'] any immature animal.

Synonyms

  • orphan
  • brute
  • young
  • animal
  • young fish
  • creature
  • young mammal
  • spat
  • young bird
  • fauna
  • animate being
  • beast

Antonyms

  • legal
  • valid
  • legitimate
  • last

Etymology

  • ofspring (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ofspring (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. female

noun. ['ˈfiːˌmeɪl'] an animal that produces gametes (ova) that can be fertilized by male gametes (spermatozoa).

Synonyms

  • animal
  • female mammal
  • creature
  • dam
  • filly
  • fauna
  • animate being
  • hen
  • beast

Antonyms

  • loser
  • unemotional person
  • worker
  • extrovert

Etymology

  • femele (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • femella (Latin)

5. female

adjective. ['ˈfiːˌmeɪl'] being the sex (of plant or animal) that produces fertilizable gametes (ova) from which offspring develop.

Synonyms

  • pistillate
  • egg-producing
  • sexuality
  • gender
  • feminine
  • young-bearing

Antonyms

  • masculine
  • androgynous
  • stranger
  • introvert

Etymology

  • femele (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • femella (Latin)

6. female

noun. ['ˈfiːˌmeɪl'] a person who belongs to the sex that can have babies.

Synonyms

  • someone
  • soul
  • woman
  • female offspring
  • foster sister
  • adult female
  • little girl
  • girl
  • female person
  • girl wonder
  • person
  • individual
  • female child
  • foster-sister
  • somebody
  • female body

Antonyms

  • man
  • male
  • boy
  • male offspring

Etymology

  • femele (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • femella (Latin)

7. female

adjective. ['ˈfiːˌmeɪl'] characteristic of or peculiar to a woman.

Synonyms

  • distaff

Antonyms

  • withholder
  • adult

Etymology

  • femele (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • femella (Latin)

Sentences with female-offspring


1. Noun Phrase
In addition, surviving female offspring may experience reproductive issues when bred, potentially affecting the viability of a breed or a line of a breed when cryptorchidism occurs in purebred dogs.

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