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Wiktionary

  1. parentsnoun

    one's mother and father

Freebase

  1. Parents

    Parents is a 1989 American black comedy horror film directed by Bob Balaban and written by Christopher Hawthorne. It stars Randy Quaid, Mary Beth Hurt, Sandy Dennis and Bryan Madorsky. The film is about a suburban boy in the 1950s who suspects his parents of cannibalism.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Parents

    Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. PARENTS

    One of the hardships of a minor's life.

Editors Contribution

  1. parents

    Plural form of the word parent.

    Her parents are both still alive and enjoy a healththy and active lifestyle.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 8, 2016  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Parents' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #591

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Parents' in Written Corpus Frequency: #743

Anagrams for Parents »

  1. arpents, entraps, Napster, panters, pastern, trepans

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Parents in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Parents in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Parents in a Sentence

  1. Wendy Young:

    I've been working on this issue for 30 years. I can only think of maybe half a dozen cases where one of the unaccompanied kids has actually been put up for adoption, that's usually done when there's evidence that the parents are dead, and there's no other family member who can attain guardianship.

  2. Kurt Beidler:

    If you start with something that's designed for an adult, you're always going to have trouble trying to retrofit that and make that work for kids versus just starting with a blank sheet of paper, building something from the ground up for kids, it's really feedback from parents and kids that have led us in this direction. And it really seems to have worked well.

  3. Jeanine Masika:

    My goal is to make her happy, i treat the child like she's my own, so she's at ease even while she's away from her parents.

  4. Betsey Stevenson:

    We have this bifurcated society where some kids' parents are in their 20s and some kids' parents are in their 40s.

  5. Dan Fogelman:

    I think there's like 10 critics out there who want things to be withholding and bleak, but I think the average human being and the average human experience is wildly big and emotional and dramatic, i mean, I think we have parents and families and kids. We go to weddings, we go to funerals, we have births of children. We love.... The human experience is like, it is like a beautiful, sad, emotional experience.

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