Definition of offspring:
youth, chick, manifestation, heredity, offshoot, colt, proceeds, chip off the old block, the upshot (of something), girl, way out, child prodigy, take, payoff, spawn, boy, issue, end result, number, boomerang kid, baby, yield, foal, scion, succession, outlet, publication, return, adolescent, subject, side effect, generation, military issue, government issue, fawn, issuance, emergence, materialisation, bullock, issuing, imp, bairn, cub, heirs, get, children, sibling, exit, the aftermath, progeny, brood, cherub, young, topic, matter, filly, egress, influence, seed, calf, kin, materialization, takings, next generation, impact, brood.
- effect (part of speech: noun)
- sequel (part of speech: noun)
- posterity (part of speech: noun)
With a nest in such a situation the parent birds are not obliged to go far for the mud with which the nest is made, or for the insects, caught over the surface of water, on which the offspring are fed.
- "This Crowded Earth", Robert Bloch.
- "For the Liberty of Texas", Edward Stratemeyer.