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sire

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of sire

  1. to become the father of <the champion racehorse went on to sire a long line of winners> Synonyms beget, get, fatherRelated Words multiply, procreate, propagate, reproduce, spawn; bear, engender, gender, generate, produce




sire

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sire

  1. 1 a male human parent <his sire had been a renowned Wall Street lawyer> Synonyms dad, daddy, old man, pa, papa (also poppa), pater [chiefly British], pop, fatherRelated Words paterfamilias, patriarch; father figure, father image; stepfather

  2. 2 a person who establishes a whole new field of endeavor <the revered sire of the impressionist movement in art> Synonyms author, begetter, creator, establisher, founder, founding father, generator, inaugurator, initiator, instituter (or institutor), originator, fatherRelated Words cocreator, cofounder; conceiver, contriver, designer, deviser, formulator, innovator, introducer, inventor, spawner; builder, maker, producer; developer, pioneer, researcher, researchist; organizer, promoter; encourager, galvanizer, inspiration, inspirerNear Antonyms disciple, follower, pupil, student, supporter




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