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family man Syllabification: fam·i·ly man
Pronunciation: /ˈfam(ə)lē ˈˌman/

Definition of family man in English:


A man who lives with his wife and children, especially one who enjoys home life.
Example sentences
  • He was a true family man who enjoyed all sports and games together with caravanning jaunts with his wife, Joyce, and friends.
  • I know he's a family man and misses being with his wife and children.
  • He was a family man and he leaves behind a wife, a daughter and a son.
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