fathers 1 of 2

plural of father
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as in dads
a male human parent the special relationship that exists between fathers and sons

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fathers

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verb

present tense third-person singular of father
as in sires
to become the father of Paul Revere somehow found room in his small house for the large family he had fathered

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“Fathers.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fathers. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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