- a close friend or group of friends thought of as family: All these guys are my fam.
- family: Most of my fam is in New York.
Origin of fam
- the Family Channel: a cable television channel.
or F. & A.M.
- Free and Accepted Masons.
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Examples from the Web for fam
Anyways, I've bought a fam'ly ticket and laid in a stock of fancy groceries.Shorty McCabe
No, sir, Mary Rose is one of the fam'ly and she stays with the fam'ly.Mary Rose of Mifflin
Frances R. Sterrett
It minds me iv what happened wanst in me cousin Terence's fam'ly.Mr. Dooley in Peace and in War
Finley Peter Dunne
In fact, Martha has fam'ly troubles of her own about now, you remember.Torchy, Private Sec.
"Yes, I expect the fam'ly hist'ry's all right," I breaks in.Torchy As A Pa