Synonyms and Antonyms of beget
1 to be the cause of (a situation, action, or state of mind) one change in the natural environment will beget others Synonyms of beget effect, breed, bring, bring about, bring on, catalyze, cause, create, do, draw on, effectuate, engender, generate, induce, invoke, make, occasion, produce, prompt, result (in), spawn, translate (into), work, yieldWords Related to beget conduce (to), contribute (to); decide, determine; begin, establish, father, found, inaugurate, initiate, innovate, institute, introduce, launch, pioneer, set, set up, start; advance, cultivate, develop, encourage, forward, foster, further, nourish, nurture, promote; enact, render, turn outNear Antonyms of beget impede, limit, restrict; clamp down (on), crack down (on), crush, dampen, put down, quash, quell, repress, smother, squash, squelch, stifle, subdue, suppress; arrest, check, control, curb, inhibit, rein (in), restrain, retard; can [slang], kill, snuff (out), still; abolish, demolish, destroy, extinguish, liquidate, quench
2 to become the father of the racehorse begot several Kentucky Derby winners Synonyms of beget father, get, sireWords Related to beget multiply, procreate, propagate, reproduce, spawn; bear, engender, gender, generate, produce
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