(noun, verb)


1. a father or mother; one who begets or one who gives birth to or nurtures and raises a child; a relative who plays the role of guardian

Definition categories: person, genitor

2. an organism (plant or animal) from which younger ones are obtained

Definition categories: general, being, organism

Sentences with parent as a noun:

- My twin sister says she loves our parents, but honestly, I dislike them.


1. look after a child until it is an adult

Similar word(s): nurture, raise, rear

Definition categories: social