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sire

sire

 
pronunciation:
saIr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
features:
Word Combinations (noun, verb)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the male parent of a four-legged, domesticated animal such as a horse.
definition 2: a title and term of address for a male sovereign.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: sired, sires, siring
definition: to be the male parent of; beget.
similar words:
beget, father, generate
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