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Definition 1: the immediate descendants of a person - [noun denoting person]

Samples where progeny or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she was the mother of many offspring
  • he died without issue

Synonyms for progeny in the sense of this definition

(progeny is a kind of ...) a person related by blood or marriage

"police are searching for relatives of the deceased" "he has distant relations back in New Jersey"

(... is a kind of progeny ) the youngest member of a group (not necessarily young)

"the baby of the family" "the baby of the Supreme Court"

(... is a kind of progeny ) the illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents

(... is a kind of progeny ) a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age

"they had three children" "they were able to send their kids to college"

(... is a kind of progeny ) the offspring who came first in the order of birth

(... is a kind of progeny ) a child of your son or daughter

(... is a kind of progeny ) a person who inherits some title or office

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