fatherless

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fa·ther·less

 (fä′thər-lĭs)
adj.
1. Having no living father.
2. Having no known father.

fa′ther·less·ness n.
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fatherless

(ˈfɑːðəlɪs)
adj
having no father
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fatherless - having no living father
parentless, unparented - having no parent or parents or not cared for by parent surrogates
2.fatherless - not having a known or legally responsible father
illegitimate - of marriages and offspring; not recognized as lawful
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Translations

fatherless

[ˈfɑːðəlɪs] ADJhuérfano de padre
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

fatherless

[ˈfɑːðərləs] adj [child] → sans père
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

fatherless

[ˈfɑːðəlɪs] adjorfano/a di padre
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

fatherless

n. huérfano-a de padre.
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