1. the immediate descendants of a person

- she was the mother of many offspring

Similar word(s): issue, progeny

Definition categories: person, relation, relative

2. something that comes into existence as a result

- industrialism prepared the way for acceptance of the French Revolution's various socialistic offspring

Similar word(s): materialization

Definition categories: event, consequence, effect, issue, outcome, result, upshot

3. any immature animal

Similar word(s): young

Definition categories: animal, beast, brute, creature, fauna

Sentences with offspring as a noun:

- Artists often treasure their works as their immortal offspring.