family man


noun

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

Origin of family man

First recorded in 1780–90
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Related Words for family man

husband, patriarch

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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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