Associations to the word «Offspring»


OFFSPRING, noun. A person's daughter(s) and/or son(s); a person's children.
OFFSPRING, noun. All a person's descendants, including further generations.
OFFSPRING, noun. An animal or plant's progeny, an animal or plant's young.
OFFSPRING, noun. (figuratively) Another produce, result of an entity's efforts.
OFFSPRING, noun. (computing) A process launched by another process.

Dictionary definition

OFFSPRING, noun. The immediate descendants of a person; "she was the mother of many offspring"; "he died without issue".
OFFSPRING, noun. Something that comes into existence as a result; "industrialism prepared the way for acceptance of the French Revolution's various socialistic offspring"; "this skyscraper is the solid materialization of his efforts".
OFFSPRING, noun. Any immature animal.

Wise words

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