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Synonyms for son

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. son, boy(noun)

    a male human offspring

    "their son became a famous judge"; "his boy is taller than he is"

    male child

    girl, daughter

  2. Son, Word, Logos(noun)

    the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity (incarnate in Jesus)

    news, password, countersign, intelligence, discussion, parole, give-and-take, tidings, watchword, word of honor

    girl, daughter


  1. son(noun)

    mother, daughter, parent, father

  2. son(noun)

    Jesus Christ, whom Christians believe to be the son of God.

    The Chinese and Indians say all too often: I want a son, not a daughter.

    mother, parent, daughter, father

  3. son(noun)

    daughter, father, parent, mother

  4. son(noun)

    parent, mother, daughter, father

  5. son(noun)

    He was a son of the mafia system.

    daughter, father, mother, parent

  6. son(noun)

    The pharaohs were believed to be sons of the Sun.

    parent, daughter, mother, father

  7. son(noun)

    Son, can't you see that she's just a little girl? \uE00014371 Bruce Springsteen, Working on the Highway

    mother, parent, daughter, father

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. son(n)

    Associated words:
    filial, filiation, unfilial, filicide, mulier, mulierty

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    sons, yarns, fils, boy, yarn, kid, wires, child, filho, sohn, sonny, threads, wire, kiddo, sonbesides, jr, hijo, jr., lad, strands, ibn, twines, thread, buddy

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How to use son in a sentence?

  1. Luz Marina Bernal:

    There are many more similar cases still in impunity. I never received a heartfelt apology from the military who murdered my son, colombia is a mass grave. Our minimum demand is that all sides give families back their dead with dignity. I'm concerned about who will be in charge of the tribunals, and if the truth about those missing will ever really come to light.

  2. Erik Kramer:

    He’s such a good dad and he would not do this to his son, this is brain injury.

  3. Sylvia Palmer:

    Peter Liang says that it was an accidental death. Peter Liang, my son was no accident, you murdered my son. I need justice for my son. I need a conviction of Peter Liang.

  4. Kellie Mulhollen Dumas:

    We have suffered so much, i do n’t want anyone else to go through this ; he’s going to be permanently scarred. WOMAN CLAIMS SHE NEARLY LOST LEG AFTER CONTRACTING SERIOUS INFECTION FROM PEDICURE Hookworms are known as soil-transmitted parasite worms, and typically live in the small intestine. The eggs are transmitted through feces of an infected person, and the larvae can mature into a form that can penetrate through the skin of humans. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention( CDC), hookworm infection is mainly acquired by walking barefoot on contaminated soil. While most patients do not suffer any symptoms or side effects, some may experience gastrointestinal issues. The teen allegedly felt the worms moving throughout his body after a dermatologist tried to freeze them. ( Kelli Mulhollen Dumas Facebook) In a series of graphic photos posted on Friday, Kellie Mulhollen Dumas detailed her son’s injuries and said that after four trips to the pediatrician and an appointment with a dermatologist, he has been prescribed several medicines and a steroid but the pain persists. Kelli Mulhollen Dumas Facebook -RRB- still ca n’t wear shoes and has to soak the afflicted areas in bleach water. NEW HAMPSHIRE MAN DIES AFTER YELLOW JACKET STING, WIFE SAYS.

  5. Joe Biden:

    I was in a caucus with James Eastland. James Eastland never called me' boy.' James Eastland always called me' son,'.

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