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unfathered

adjective un·fa·thered \-ˈfä-thərd\

Definition of UNFATHERED

1
:  having no father :  illegitimate, bastard
2
:  having no known origin <unfathered slanders>
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Examples of UNFATHERED

  1. <grew up in the straitened circumstances that are typical for unfathered children>

First Known Use of UNFATHERED

1597

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