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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

related to the father

Usage examples (22)
  • None of them showed interest in each other, beyond their own immediate agnates.
  • I daresay the closest agnate relative would inherit.
  • Women remained tied to the domestic sphere and lived under the control of father, husband, or male agnate.
  • Thou art my agnate, and lovely to behold, -- so thou shouldst not be slain by me, -- yet I shall to-day devour thee! for more
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