What is the opposite of mother?

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Noun
Opposite of a woman in relation to her child or children
“Bart creates a comic book series based on his father's anger problems, which turns into a popular internet cartoon series called Angry Dad.”
Noun
Opposite of a female animal in relation to its offspring
“When they came within the vicinity of the cub's father, the lioness dropped her air of indifference and began to cajole and lure her suitor into the presence.”
Noun
Opposite of the source or origin of something
“It is said that reaching enlightenment is the end of suffering.”
Noun
Opposite of an adult human female
Noun
Opposite of the creator or originator of something noteworthy
“In the same passage as Jackson's inglorious fall, Stanford blesses President Lincoln, the abolisher of slavery.”
Noun
Opposite of a person or thing that brings something into existence
Noun
Opposite of a healthy and vigorous-rooted plant that is used in grafting, most commonly as a sound base to support a scion that bears desirable fruit in orchard culture
Noun
Opposite of substance causing chemicals to split into simpler substances
Noun
Opposite of a male relative
Noun
Opposite of a mature or old woman
Noun
Opposite of a female leader of a family, a tribe or an ethnic or religious group
Noun
Opposite of senior citizen
Verb
Opposite of to raise a child with care and affection
“They didn't believe there was even the slightest chance she wouldn't return, that she would abandon her children.”
Verb
Opposite of to look after (someone) kindly and protectively
“Frank could not bear to watch his stepfather mistreat his mother, a loving, strongwilled woman who, like himself, deserved a far better existence.”
Verb
Opposite of to look after or take special care of
Verb
Opposite of to beget or conceive (offspring)
Verb
(avoid) Opposite of to give birth to
Verb
(perish) Opposite of to give birth to
“Dinosaurs would perish as a result of asteroids, or so the theory goes.”
Verb
Opposite of to nurture and care for (someone or something) as they grow
Verb
Opposite of to give birth
“She would miscarry her third child and was heartbroken when it happened.”
Adjective
Opposite of having the characteristics or qualities of a mother
“I think the vice president was very steady, very calm, paternal in a good way if you will.”
Adjective
Opposite of native or innate
“He is originally from America, but he calls New Zealand his second home.”
Adjective
Opposite of having the characteristics or qualities of a mother
Adjective
Opposite of of the indigenous inhabitants of a place
“The area is a fantastic place to do research because of its immigrant history and rapid settlement in the 19th century.”
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