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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. father: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. Father, father, the Father: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. father: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. father: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Father, father: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. father, father: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Father, Father, father, father: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. Father, father: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Father, father: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. father: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. father: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. father: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Father, father, the father: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. father (n.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Father, father: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. father: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. father: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Father (Fullmetal Alchemist), Father (LL Cool J song), Father (Ms. Dynamite song), Father (disambiguation), Father (title), Father, The Father (Strindberg), The Father (Strindberg play), The Father (upcoming film), The father: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Father: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. father: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. Father: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. father: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. father: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Father: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  25. father: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. father: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. father: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. Father, father: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. The Father, father: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. father: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  31. Father: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. father: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]
  2. Father: Dictionary of Symbolism [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. FATHER: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  2. The Father, father: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The Father, father: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Father: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. father: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. The Father, father: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Father: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Father: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. The Father, father: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Father: Easton Bible [home, info]
  2. Father: Smith's Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. father: LITTLE EXPLORERS(TM) Picture Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (Father)

noun:  God when considered as the first person in the Trinity ("Hear our prayers, Heavenly Father")
noun:  a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father) ("His father was born in Atlanta")
noun:  `Father' is a term of address for priests in some churches (especially the Roman Catholic Church or the Orthodox Catholic Church); `Padre' is frequently used in the military
noun:  a person who holds an important or distinguished position in some organization ("The tennis fathers ruled in her favor")
noun:  the head of an organized crime family
noun:  the founder of a family ("Keep the faith of our forefathers")
noun:  (Christianity) any of about 70 theologians in the period from the 2nd to the 7th century whose writing established and confirmed official church doctrine; in the Roman Catholic Church some were later declared saints and became Doctor of the Church; the best known Lation Church Fathers are Ambrose, Augustine, Gregory the Great, and Jerome; those who wrote in Greek include Athanasius, Basil, Gregory Nazianzen, and John Chrysostom
noun:  a person who founds or establishes some institution ("George Washington is the father of his country")
verb:  make children

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