verb (used with object)
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Origin of godfather
OTHER WORDS FROM godfathergod·fa·ther·ly, adjective
Words nearby godfather
Example sentences from the Web for godfather
Forty-two years after its debut, The Godfather casts a long shadow over American cinema.
The godfather, Alston, was around back of the building, sitting on a bench at the edge of the playground.This Brooklyn 6-Year-Old’s Murderer Is Still on the Loose|Michael Daly|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As a 3-year-old she wandered on screen in The Godfather Part III.
It stretches back to The Godfather, when everyone who died met their demise with something orange nearby.All the Signs That Don Draper Will Die on ‘Mad Men’|Kevin Fallon|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The godfather of JFK celebrity conspiracy theorists is director Oliver Stone.Celebrity Conspiracy Theorists: Courtney Love Finds Malaysian Flight 370|Amy Zimmerman|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Foma hearing this, had often been quite provoked by his godfather's too picturesque language.Foma Gordyeff|Maxim Gorky
And so I say, if you think you like me, and wood like to keep on having me fer your godfather, say yes and I will be much obliged.
Dear godfather, why say you the girls must go easy to learn the American?
War is its father, famine its mother, despair its godfather.In the World War|Count Ottokar Czernin
The goat ran away and the old woman went in with Godfather Mouse, whom she married, and they both lived there together.Italian Popular Tales|Thomas Frederick Crane