plural noun Informal.
genealogical lists, especially those in the Old Testament.
Origin of begats
noun plural use of begat
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Related Words for begatsoffspring, lineage, family, breed, young, seed, race, posterity, get, issue, stock, kids, descendants, children, progeny, clutch, litter, hatch, flock, begats
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The cause, speculates the enthusiastic Hobson, is a matter of the “begats.”Why Chicago Is Now America's Hottest City
February 28, 2011