Unparented
Unparented Un*par"ent*ed, a. Having no parent, or no acknowledged parent. [R.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • unparented — un·par·ent·ed …   English syllables

  • unparented — adjective having no parent or parents or not cared for by parent surrogates • Syn: ↑parentless • Ant: ↑parented • Similar to: ↑orphaned, ↑fatherless, ↑motherless …   Useful english dictionary

  • parentless — adjective having no parent or parents or not cared for by parent surrogates • Syn: ↑unparented • Ant: ↑parented (for: ↑unparented) • Similar to: ↑orphaned, ↑fathe …   Useful english dictionary

  • fatherless — adjective 1. having no living father • Similar to: ↑unparented, ↑parentless 2. not having a known or legally responsible father • Similar to: ↑illegitimate …   Useful english dictionary

  • motherless — adjective having no living or known mother • Similar to: ↑unparented, ↑parentless …   Useful english dictionary

  • orphaned — adjective deprived of parents by death or desertion • Similar to: ↑unparented, ↑parentless …   Useful english dictionary

  • parented — adjective having a parent or parents or cared for by parent surrogates • Ant: ↑unparented …   Useful english dictionary

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