Thesaurus

progeny

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of progeny

the descendants of a person, animal, or plant
  • the rancher carefully examined the progeny of the new breed of cattle

Synonyms for progeny

Words Related to progeny

Near Antonyms for progeny

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about progeny

Time Traveler for progeny

Time Traveler

The first known use of progeny was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Listen to Our Podcast about progeny

Cite this Entry

“Progeny.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/progeny. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLA Chicago APA Merriam-Webster

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on progeny

Dictionary: Definition of progeny

Medical Dictionary: Definition of progeny

Nglish: Translation of progeny for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of progeny for Arabic Speakers

Comments on progeny

What made you want to look up progeny? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Who Knew?

True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!