- [noun] a father or mother; one who begets or one who gives birth to or nurtures and raises a child; a relative who plays the role of guardian
- [verb] bring up; "raise a family"; "bring up children"
Synonyms: rear, raise, bring up, nurture
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- adoptive parent, adopter
- empty nester
- father, male parent, begetter
- mother, female parent