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  1. beget, get, engender, father, mother, sire, generate, bring forthverb

    make children

    "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them"

    take, cause, make, mystify, experience, develop, draw, have, become, sustain, receive, scram, amaze, stimulate, sire, drive, engender, go, fix, pay back, get under one's skin, stick, suffer, spawn, beat, return, set about, get down, incur, contract, bring forth, grow, dumbfound, fuss, start, arrest, fetch, give, bring, bewilder, mother, induce, buzz off, catch, let, obtain, puzzle, flummox, get, generate, breed, capture, find, baffle, produce, start out, pose, vex, aim, perplex, stupefy, gravel, begin, render, father, commence, arrive, set out, convey, acquire, come, pay off, bugger off, overprotect, yield, nonplus

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  1. begetverb

    generate, procreate, engender, breed, get, be the father of

  2. begetverb

    produce, originate, give rise to

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  1. begetverb

    procreate, engender, generate, get

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  1. Aaron Klein:

    Bailouts beget bailouts, it’s difficult, once you start down the path of bailing people out, to switch course.

  2. Riverside County:

    Terrorism should not beget terrorism and that's what this would be if in fact there was someone who threw a device in this mosque with the intention of destroying the mosque or hurting the people inside who were praying.

  3. Bertrand de Jouvenal:

    A society of sheep must in time beget a government of wolves.

  4. Siddharth Astir:

    Talent is like a stream....when pertinently channelised it can beget the unimaginable , however when unguided ,it can lead to a catastrophe

Translations for beget

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  • предизвиквам, зачевам, пораждамBulgarian
  • concebre, engendrarCatalan, Valencian
  • vyvolat, plodit, počít, zapříčinitCzech
  • avle, skabe, affødeDanish
  • erzeugen, fortpflanzen, zeugenGerman
  • γεννώGreek
  • concebir, engendrarSpanish
  • engendrer, procréerFrench
  • xerarGalician
  • उत्पन्न करनाHindi
  • okoz, nemz, keltHungarian
  • generareItalian
  • 生む, 来たすJapanese
  • დასაბამს აძლევს, შობა, წარმოშობა, წარმოქმნაGeorgian
  • 낳다Korean
  • ai, ahiMāori
  • veroorzaken, voortbrengenDutch
  • spowodowaćPolish
  • gerar, engendrar, [[ter]] [[filho]]Portuguese
  • [[производить]] [[на]] [[свет]], [[произвести]] [[на]] [[свет]], произвести, производить, порождать, родить, [[произвести]] [[потомство]], рождать, [[производить]] [[потомство]], рожать, породитьRussian
  • avlaSwedish
  • ప్రసవించుTelugu
  • 產生Chinese

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