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Definitions of son

  1. a male human offspring; " their son became a famous judge"; " his boy is taller than he is"
  2. the divine word of God; the second person in the Trinity ( incarnate in Jesus)
  3. A male child; the male issue, or offspring, of a parent, father or mother.
  4. A male descendant, however distant; hence, in the plural, descendants in general.
  5. Any young male person spoken of as a child; an adopted male child; a pupil, ward, or any other male dependent.
  6. A native or inhabitant of some specified place; as, sons of Albion; sons of New England.
  7. The produce of anything.
  8. Jesus Christ, the Savior; -- called the Son of God, and the Son of man.
  9. A family composed of spouses and their children.
  10. A human male child; a boy or man spoken of in relation to his parent or parents; a male descendant; a native of a particular country; as, a son of England: the Son, Jesus Christ, the Son of God; the second person of the Trinity.
  11. The relation of a male offspring to his father and mother.
  12. A male child or descendant: any young male person spoken of as a child: a term of affection generally: a disciple: a native or inhabitant: the produce of anything.
  13. A male child or descendant; native.
  14. A male child or descendant.
  15. A male child; a male descendant; the compellation of an old man to a young one; a term of affection; the native of a country; the produce of anything; one adopted into a family; a pupil; offspring.
  16. A male child or male descendant; a term of affection and familiar endearment; a native; the produce of anything, or denoting some quality, as " son of pride," " sons of light"; the second person of the Trinity.
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Quotes of son

  1. With Connery, he does act. He is in complete command. He completely trusts the person first, then the instrument. I've worked with his son also, on a picture in Russia. – F. Murray Abraham
  2. But seek till ye find, and, whatever ye find for the present, let your last act be to lay and leave yourselves on the righteousness of His Son expecting life through His name, according to the promise of the Father. – Donald Cargill
  3. Every man is the son of his own works. – Miguel de Cervantes
  4. On her son Rene: Oh my God, when he's 20 years old what's going to happen to me? I'm gonna marry him. – Celine Dion
  5. My last son is leaving to go to college; my grandchildren are being born. My mother is living with me. – Sally Field
  6. You are ugly when you love her, you are beautiful and fresh, vital and free, modern and poetic when you don't... you are more beautiful as an orphan than as your mother's son – Witold Gombrowicz
  7. If Jesus is the Son of God in human flesh, He's one of a kind of the 13 billions of people who have ever lived. – Tim LaHaye
  8. I mean, you know, I get a tremendous positive charge every day just from knowing these kids and who they are. I mean, Larry, my 12 -year -old son is my hero in life. Could there be a greater privilege than that? I mean, I can't imagine anything that would be more exciting. – Jim Lampley
  9. It's much easier to play supporting roles because that's what I do in my life: I support my son – Frances McDormand
  10. My father was the orphaned son of immigrants to the United States from Ireland. My father never knew his parents. His mother died- we're not sure- either at or shortly after his birth, and he and all of his siblings were placed in orphanages in the Boston area. – George J. Mitchell
  11. It was the baseball fantasy of a lifetime- to be able to sit on the bench with all those professional athletes. I got to take my son along because I wasn't sure I would be able to play with them. – Matthew Modine
  12. This kid's excited because he's with Bad Company and I'm excited because I'm with Chuck Berrys' son – Mick Ralphs
  13. My son is now an 'entrepreneur.' That's what you're called when you don't have a job. – Ted Turner
  14. I named all my children after flowers. There's Lillie and Rose and my son Artificial. – Bert Williams
  15. I can't say too much about it because I don't know a lot. We're not told what's in store for our characters until we turn up to shoot the episode. But it's fair to say that Betty and her son bring a brand new mystery to the street and they will be around all season. – Alfre Woodard

Usage examples for son

  1. The next day I found the burgomaster's son at my actress's house. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. Or what will ye give me for my son – Poems & Ballads (First Series) by Algernon Charles Swinburne
  3. I shall have a son – Iermola by Joseph Ignatius Kraszewksi
  4. The son of the lord. – Cæsar or Nothing by Pío Baroja Baroja
  5. If he had not gone down there, your son would not be living." – The High Calling by Charles M. Sheldon
  6. Look, then, upon the face of your son – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  7. At last he had it-" Oh" he said, " You would be a son of Margaret O'Loughlin?" – The Life Story of an Old Rebel by John Denvir
  8. Are you Mr. Herold's son –  by
  9. But you told me that your son didn't wish to marry. – Parisian Points of View by Ludovic Halévy Commentator: Brander Matthews
  10. For all of us, son – Ted and the Telephone by Sara Ware Bassett
  11. Ah, my son I am afraid! – She Buildeth Her House by Will Comfort
  12. Think of the son Father, only think of the son – A Spinner in the Sun by Myrtle Reed
  13. " You seem like my own son and I've a fancy to leave you my name. – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  14. 1330. What had his son done? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  15. " You see they are given by your son said he. – The Iron Furrow by George C. Shedd
  16. It was your son but now he is the nation's. – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  17. Come with me, my son – Sinister Paradise by Robert Moore Williams
  18. Do you like that, son – Saturday's Child by Kathleen Norris
  19. Then he turned to the old chief and his son – Sanders of the River by Edgar Wallace
  20. His son is not at Furstenstein. – The Sign of Flame by E. Werner

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