father-in-law definition

  • noun:
    • The father of one's spouse.
    • Archaic A stepfather.
    • One's partner's dad.
    • A stepfather.
    • The father of one's spouse; -- correlative to son-in-law and daughter-in-law.
    • The father of your wife or husband.
    • the daddy of a husband or spouse, considered in the relationship to another partner.
    • Archaic A stepfather.
    • A stepfather.
    • an individual's spouse's dad.
    • the father of your spouse
    • A stepfather.
    • The father of your respective wife or husband; -- correlative to son-in-law and daughter-in-law.
    • The father of a husband or spouse, considered in his commitment to another partner.
    • A stepfather.
    • the father of your spouse
    • the daddy of the spouse.
    • Archaic A stepfather.
    • One's partner's dad.
    • A stepfather.
    • the daddy of the husband or wife; -- correlative to son-in-law and daughter-in-law.
    • The father of your respective wife or husband.
    • Archaic A stepfather.
    • One's spouse's dad.
    • A stepfather.
    • the daddy of your respective wife or husband; -- correlative to son-in-law and daughter-in-law.
    • The father of a husband or spouse, considered in the relationship to another spouse.
    • The father of a husband or spouse, considered in the relationship to the other partner.
    • A stepfather.
    • the father of one's spouse
    • A stepfather.
    • the daddy of the spouse

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "father-in-law"
    • V. -- Your own fortune, father-in-law
    • View More
  • Quotes for "father-in-law"
    • "My father-in-law gets up at 5…"
    • View More
  • Hypernym for "father-in-law"
  • Etymologically Related for "father-in-law"
  • Form for "father-in-law"
  • Same Context for "father-in-law"
  • Variant for "father-in-law"
  • Urban Dictionary for "father-in-law"
    • The sainted man whom life with…
    • View More
401 votes

How would you define father-in-law?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!