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posterity

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Synonyms and Antonyms of posterity

  1. the descendants of a person, animal, or plant an association for people who have claims for being the posterity of Thomas Jefferson Synonyms fruit, get, issue, offspring, progeny, seed, spawnRelated Words brood, hatch, litter, young; child, scion; family, kin; lineage, stockNear Antonyms ancestor, antecedent, father, forebear (also forbear), forebearer, forefather, grandfather, parent, primogenitor, progenitor


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