Offspring and Progeny


Offspring noun - The descendants of a person, animal, or plant.
Usage example: the couple celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary surrounded by three generations of offspring

Progeny is a synonym for offspring in children topic. In some cases you can use "Progeny" instead a noun "Offspring", when it comes to topics like people, thing, kin, brood. popular alternative


Progeny noun - The descendants of a person, animal, or plant.
Usage example: the rancher carefully examined the progeny of the new breed of cattle

Offspring is a synonym for progeny in people topic. You can use "Offspring" instead a noun "Progeny", if it concerns topics such as thing, children, kin, brood. popular alternative

How words are described

known known offspring known progeny
mortal mortal offspring mortal progeny
direct direct offspring direct progeny
divine divine offspring divine progeny
Other adjectives: monstrous, evil, immediate, cursed, possible, few, surviving, older, giant, numerous, resulting, hybrid, newborn, biological.

Both words in one sentence

  • Similarly, "progeny" (offspring) for "prodigy" (precocious genius) — Calvin and Hobbes deals with this one, when Calvin refers to himself as a "child progeny."
  • In Hc Svnt Dracones Vector couplings produce Random Species Offspring, but the progeny of Vector and Cog couples take after the mother.
  • Villain Protagonist: Duane and Belial become this by this film.The Progeny has examples of: Babies Ever After: Basis of the film, as Belial's lady love gives birth to their offspring.
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