Part of speech:
A person or thing from which something comes into being or is derived or obtained:
A person legally placed in charge of the affairs of a minor or of a person of unsound mind
A woman who gives birth to a child.
The person who has married one's parent after the death of or divorce from the other parent; stepfather or stepmother
A male stepparent
A female stepparent
The male parent of an animal, especially a domesticated mammal.
To breed and care for to maturity:
To rise high, as a mountain peak
To promote the growth and development of; cultivate:
A man who serves or is thought of as a protector:
Anything regarded as a precursor or forerunner of a later thing
The works of an author or authors.
A basis for an action or response; a reason:
Dad is defined as a term used for your father.
The definition of a forebear is a person's ancestor.
A person who is from an earlier time and has originated or contributed to a common tradition shared by a particular group.
One who produces or creates.
Mom is a person who has given birth to a child or who has responsibility for the care of children.
Harvested agricultural goods collectively, especially vegetables and fruit, but possibly including eggs, dairy products and meat; the saleable food products of farms.
A product or an outcome:
To beget is defined as to create children or to cause something to happen.
Antecedent means a person who was born before you in your family.
Being in control; superiority, or commanding influence; ascendency.
A female ancestor
The definition of a predecessor is someone who came before another person.
One who designs and supervises the construction of buildings or other large structures.
One that creates:
The definition of an entrepreneur is a person who takes an idea, product or service and does whatever is necessary to introduce it to the marketplace where it can produce revenue.
The definition of a founder is the person who discovers or establishes something.
A person who invents; esp., one who devises a new contrivance, method, etc.
Used formerly as a title for the bishops of Rome, Constantinople, Jerusalem, Antioch, and Alexandria.
The source or cause:
(Old Poet.) A fountain or spring
The close ties one has with some place or people as through birth, upbringing, long and sympathetic association, etc.
A plant onto which another is grafted as a new top
Well is a wish of good fortune.
To produce (fissionable material) in a breeder reactor.
To bring into existence; give rise to:
To mark or engrave with fine, crossed or parallel lines so as to achieve shading
To bring into being; esp., to create (something original); invent
To produce or bring into existence
precede (plural precedes) Brief editorial preface (usually to an article or essay)
An act of beginning; an initial effort:
To encourage or help develop; cultivate:
Find another word for parent. In this page you can discover 78 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for parent, like: the one from whom one has one's being, mater, source, progenitor, guardian, mother, foster-parent, foster-father, foster-mother, stepparent and stepfather.