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parents

noun , plural of parent

Synonyms and Antonyms of parents

a person who brings forth and raises a child
  • The couple recently became parents for the first time.
  • She grew up in a single parent household.
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parents

verb , present tense third-person singular of parent

Synonyms and Antonyms of parents

to bring forth and raise to maturity through care and education
  • They expertly parent their second child using all the lessons learned from raising their first.
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