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fam

[fam] /fæm/
noun, Informal.
1.
a close friend or group of friends thought of as family:
All these guys are my fam.
2.
family:
Most of my fam is in New York.
Origin of fam
by shortening

FAM

Trademark.
1.
the Family Channel: a cable television channel.

fam.

1.
2.

F.A.M.

or F. & A.M

1.
Free and Accepted Masons.
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  • Anyways, I've bought a fam'ly ticket and laid in a stock of fancy groceries.

    Shorty McCabe Sewell Ford
  • 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. Sewell Ford
  • "Yes, I expect the fam'ly hist'ry's all right," I breaks in.

    Torchy As A Pa Sewell Ford
  • The only really disappointed member of the fam'ly is Vee's Auntie.

    Torchy As A Pa Sewell Ford
  • I s'pose that's so the fam'ly can stand up when they come inside.

    The Admiral's Caravan Charles E. Carryl
  • We had that straight from Mrs. Adams, who wa'n't much for boostin' the fam'ly.

  • But why didn't he come an' tell us to look after his fam'ly?

  • These is fam'ly affairs, Lucy, and they ain't for public ears.

    Joyce's Investments Fannie E. Newberry

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