Part of speech:
(Archaic) Related by birth or common origin
An early form of social group, as in the Scottish Highlands, composed of several families claiming descent from a common ancestor, bearing the same family name, and following the same chieftain
Of or relating to a family.
Ancestry; family; stock
A unit of sociopolitical organization consisting of a number of families, clans, or other groups who share a common ancestry and culture and among whom leadership is typically neither formalized nor permanent.
A succession of rulers who are members of the same family
Having the qualities of something made in the home
Anything inherited, as a characteristic or tendency
Relationship by descent from the same ancestor; blood relationship
The person or persons who live in one house, apartment, etc.; variously, one person or a group, esp. a family
The social quality of your class in society.
primary social group; parents and children
people descended from a common ancestor
The management of a household; housekeeping
A group of usually related people living together as a unit
One's acquaintances and relatives.
(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
The definition of children means more than one child.
By extension, the predecessors of a particular item or product.
Children, descendants, or offspring collectively; issue
Relationship; close connection
a loose affiliation of gangsters in charge of organized criminal activities
The common people of a society or region considered as the representatives of a traditional way of life and especially as the originators or carriers of the customs, beliefs, and arts that make up a distinctive culture:
The collective descendants of a common ancestor; a race, stock, line, or breed.
The definition of a relationship is a connection between two people or things.
(Logic) A class of objects divided into subordinate species having certain common attributes.
Descent; lineage; ancestry
Family descent or lineage
Nuclear family is defined as parents and their minor children who are living under one roof.
All the children in a family
A division of a family, especially a division of a clan.
A genealogical chart showing the relationship of ancestors and descendants in a given family
The formation of a line or geometric figure by the movement of a point or line.
An agency that sells articles, features, or photographs for publication in a number of newspapers or periodicals simultaneously.
A class defined by the common attributes of its members; a kind.
Domestic is defined as something related to the home or family, something occurring within a country, an animal that has been tamed, or a person who is fond of the tasks of running a home.
(--- Informal) Elegance of style, taste, and manner:
A general class of ideas, terms, or things that mark divisions or coordinations within a conceptual scheme, especially:
A chart or recorded history of the descent of a person or family from an ancestor or ancestors
Hereditary derivation; lineage:
A piece of land resulting from this; esp., a large tract subdivided into small parcels for sale
Noble or high status:
precede (plural precedes) Brief editorial preface (usually to an article or essay)
An indiscriminate or loosely associated group of things:
The definition of a breed is a group of animals that has a specific characteristic or trait.
Secondary; subordinate; supplemental. Property, including accounts, contract rights, and chattel paper, that is subjected to a security interest in exchange for credit or as security for a debt. Indirect; on a parallel or diverging line.
Several of one kind
Affection for the home and its material comforts
Several of one kind
Several of one kind
Origin is the start, center or beginning of something or the place where a person comes from.
The definition of a collective noun is a noun that refers to a group of people or things as one unit.
An egg or cocoon of certain insects:
A group of people united or classified together on the basis of common history, nationality, or geographic distribution:
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