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Antonyms for filial
ˈfɪl i əl

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term filial.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. filial(adj)

    designating the generation or the sequence of generations following the parental generation

    Antonyms:
    maternal, parental, paternal

  2. filial(adj)

    relating to or characteristic of or befitting an offspring

    "filial respect"

    Antonyms:
    paternal, parental, maternal

Wiktionary

  1. filial(adjective)

    Pertaining to or befitting a son or daughter.

    Antonyms:
    maternal, paternal

    Synonyms:
    daughterly, sonly

  2. filial(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    parental

How to use filial in a sentence?

  1. Khairunnisa Haidar:

    She is a filial, beautiful and smart daughter. It is a painful loss. it is a natural disaster. Nobody is to be blamed.

How to pronounce filial?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say filial in sign language?

  1. filial

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#12452maternal
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#64174filial

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