daughter
Pronunciation
  • (RP) enPR: dôʹtər, IPA: /ˈdɔːtə(ɹ)/
  • (GA) enPR: dô'tər, IPA: /ˈdɔ.tɚ/, /ˈdɔ.t̬ɚ/, [ˈdɔ.ɾɚ]
  • (Canada, cot-caught) enPR: dä'tər, IPA: /ˈdɑ.tɚ/
Noun

daughter (plural daughters)

  1. One’s female offspring.
    I already have a son, so I would like to have a daughter.
  2. A female descendant.
  3. A daughter language.
  4. (physics) A nuclide left over from radioactive decay.
  5. (syntax, of a parse tree) A descendant.
  6. (by extension) A female character of a creator.
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