Associations to the word «Progenitor»
PROGENITOR, noun. A forefather, any of a person's direct ancestors.
PROGENITOR, noun. An individual from whom one or more people (dynasty, tribe, nation...) are descended.
PROGENITOR, noun. (biology) An ancestral form of a species
PROGENITOR, noun. (figuratively) A predecessor of something, especially if also a precursor or model.
PROGENITOR, noun. (figuratively) Someone who originates something.
PROGENITOR, noun. A founder.
PROGENITOR, noun. An ancestor in the direct line.
The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.