single parent

Definition of single parent

:a parent who lives with a child or children and no husband, wife, or partner

Word by Word Definitions

single play
  1. : not married

  2. : of or relating to celibacy

  3. : unaccompanied by others : lone, sole

  1. : a separate individual person or thing

  2. : an unmarried person and especially one young and socially active

  3. : a recording having one short tune on each side

  1. : to select or distinguish from a number or group

  2. : to advance or score (a base runner) by a single

  3. : to bring about the scoring of (a run) by a single

parent play
  1. : one that begets or brings forth offspring

  2. : a person who brings up and cares for another

  3. : an animal or plant that is regarded in relation to its offspring

  1. : to be or act as the parent of : originate, produce

  2. : to be or act as a parent


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