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Synonyms for paternity
pəˈtɜr nɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. paternity(noun)

    the state of being a father

    "tests were conducted to determine paternity"

    Synonyms:
    fatherhood, authorship

  2. fatherhood, paternity(noun)

    the kinship relation between an offspring and the father

    Synonyms:
    fatherhood, authorship

  3. authorship, paternity(noun)

    the act of initiating a new idea or theory or writing

    "the authorship of the theory is disputed"

    Synonyms:
    composition, fatherhood, authorship, penning, writing

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. paternity(n.)

    Synonyms:
    fathership, fatherhood

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    fatherhood, parenthood, authorship, fathering, parenting, parentage, paternal, maternity

How to pronounce paternity?

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

How to say paternity in sign language?

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How to use paternity in a sentence?

  1. Lois McMaster Bujold:

    Some men just aren't cut out for paternity. Better they should realize it before and not after they become responsible for a son.

  2. Keith Eddleman:

    It is more common than we think, in many situations, you would never know because there is no reason to do a paternity test on twins.

  3. Jody Heymann:

    The bad news is the United States is so late to the game, the good news is that with 187 countries in the world having paid maternity leave, over 90 having paid paternity leave, actually there's a ton that's already known about what works.

  4. Ivanka Trump:

    We’re still at zero weeks of paid leave. We’re the only country in the developed world that that’s true of, the president has called for maternity and paternity and adoptive leave, and we’re working to make that happen.


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