fatherly definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, like, or appropriate to a father: fatherly love.
    • Showing the love of a father.
    • Characteristic of what exactly is considered the best behaviour regarding fatherhood.
    • Characteristic of fathers, paternal.
    • Like a father in affection and attention; paternal; tender; safeguarding; mindful.
    • Of, like, or proper to a father: fatherly love.
    • Showing the love of a father.
    • Characteristic of what exactly is considered the ideal behavior related to fatherhood.
    • Characteristic of fathers, paternal.
    • Like a father in love and attention; paternal; tender; safeguarding; careful.
    • Of or related to a father.
    • Of or related to a father.
    • like or befitting a father or fatherhood; sort and safety
    • like or befitting a father or fatherhood; sort and defensive
    • Of, like, or appropriate to a father: fatherly love.
    • Of, like, or proper to a father: fatherly love.
    • Showing the affection of a father.
    • Showing the affection of a father.
    • Characteristic of something considered the perfect behavior with respect to fatherhood.
    • Characteristic of what's considered the best behaviour regarding fatherhood.
    • Characteristic of fathers, paternal.
    • Characteristic of dads, paternal.
    • Like a father in love and treatment; paternal; tender; safeguarding; cautious.
    • Like a father in love and treatment; paternal; tender; protecting; cautious.
    • Of or pertaining to a father.
    • Of or pertaining to a father.
    • like or befitting a father or fatherhood; type and safety
    • like or befitting a father or fatherhood; type and safety
  • adverb:
    • In a manner befitting a father.
    • In a manner befitting a father.
    • In a manner befitting a father.
    • In a fashion befitting a father.
  • others:
    • Pertaining or appropriate to a father: as, fatherly expert.
    • because of from a father; like a sort dad in love and attention; tender; paternal; safeguarding; cautious: as, fatherly care or affection.
    • Synonyms Fatherly, Paternal, Parental. Fatherly represents whatever is more helpful or tender or forbearing; paternal and parental represent what is much more strict or formal.
    • In the manner of a father.
    • Pertaining or appropriate to a father: because, fatherly authority.
    • Due from a father; like a sort father in love and attention; tender; paternal; protecting; cautious: as, fatherly care or affection.
    • Synonyms Fatherly, Paternal, Parental. Fatherly signifies what is more helpful or tender or forbearing; paternal and parental express whatever is more rigid or formal.
    • In the manner of a father.
    • Pertaining or correct to a father: because, fatherly authority.
    • Pertaining or proper to a father: as, fatherly authority.
    • because of from a father; like a sort daddy in affection and treatment; tender; paternal; protecting; mindful: as, fatherly treatment or love.
    • because of from a father; like a sort dad in affection and treatment; tender; paternal; protecting; careful: as, fatherly treatment or affection.
    • Synonyms Fatherly, Paternal, Parental. Fatherly represents whatever is more kind or tender or forbearing; paternal and parental express that which is much more rigid or official.
    • Synonyms Fatherly, Paternal, Parental. Fatherly represents whatever is more nice or tender or forbearing; paternal and parental represent what is much more strict or official.
    • In the manner of a father.
    • in the way of a father.

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