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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To procreate as the father.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object), : a belief that power begets power
  • Smart politics, in short, begat even better political messaging.
  • Cain on the other hand "begat" sons who married and "begat" others sons who married too.
  • Their next son was Seth and he married too and "begat" Enoch who married too and bore sons and daughters. for more
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