Engender - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- make (offspring) by reproduction (syn: beget, father, generate, get, mother, sire)
The issue has engendered a considerable amount of debate.
...a suggestion to go out for pizza that didn't seem to engender any interest...
the changes in society engendered by the war
relationships that engender trust in children
...an intriguing concept that should engender much debate among climatologists...
...the type of provocative magazine article that is guaranteed to engender vituperative threats of subscription cancellations...
present participle: engendering
past tense: engendered
past participle: engendered