family man


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family man

n.
A man devoted to his family.

family man

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

fam′ily man`


n.
1. a man who has a wife and one or more children.
2. a man devoted to his family and home.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.family man - a man whose family is of major importance in his lifefamily man - a man whose family is of major importance in his life
hubby, husband, married man - a married man; a woman's partner in marriage
Translations

family man

nuomo amante della famiglia, padre m di famiglia
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