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Meaning of BEGET

Pronunciation:  bi'get

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  make children; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them"
 

BEGET is a 5 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: bring forth, engender, father, generate, get, mother, sire
 
 See Also: create, make

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Be*get"\, v. t. [imp. {Begot}, (Archaic) {Begat}; p. p.
{Begot}, {Begotten}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Begetting}.] [OE.
bigiten, bigeten, to get, beget, AS. begitan to get; pref.
be- + gitan. See {Get}, v. t. ]
1. To procreate, as a father or sire; to generate; --
   commonly said of the father.

         Yet they a beauteous offspring shall beget.
                                               --Milton.

2. To get (with child.) [Obs.] --Shak.

3. To produce as an effect; to cause to exist.

         Love is begot by fancy.               --Granville.

 
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