Synonyms for (noun) birth

Synonyms: nascence, nascency, nativity, birth

Definition: the event of being born

Usage: they celebrated the birth of their first child

Similar words: change, modification, alteration

Definition: an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another

Usage: the change was intended to increase sales; this storm is certainly a change for the worse; the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago


Synonyms: birth

Definition: a baby born; an offspring

Usage: the overall rate of incidence of Down's syndrome is one in every 800 births

Similar words: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual

Definition: a human being

Usage: there was too much for one person to do


Synonyms: parturition, giving birth, birth, birthing

Definition: the process of giving birth

Similar words: organic process, biological process

Definition: a process occurring in living organisms


Synonyms: parentage, birth

Definition: the kinship relation of an offspring to the parents

Similar words: relationship, family relationship, kinship

Definition: (anthropology) relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption


Synonyms: birth

Definition: the time when something begins (especially life)

Usage: they divorced after the birth of the child; his election signaled the birth of a new age

Similar words: start, starting time, showtime, beginning, get-go, outset, offset, commencement, kickoff, first

Definition: the time at which something is supposed to begin

Usage: they got an early start; she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her

Synonyms for (verb) birth

Synonyms: deliver, have, give birth, birth, bear

Definition: cause to be born

Usage: My wife had twins yesterday!

Similar words: produce, bring forth

Definition: bring forth or yield

Usage: The tree would not produce fruit