family man


noun

a man who has a spouse and one or more children.
a man devoted to his family and home.

Nearby words

  1. family doctor,
  2. family grouping,
  3. family hour,
  4. family jewels,
  5. family leave,
  6. family medicine,
  7. family name,
  8. family of curves,
  9. family physician,
  10. family plan

Origin of family man

First recorded in 1780–90

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British Dictionary definitions for family man

family man

noun

a man who is married and has children, esp one who is devoted to his family
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