Definition of fatherly in English:

fatherly

Line breaks: father¦ly
Pronunciation: /ˈfɑːðəli
 
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adjective

Derivatives

fatherliness

noun
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  • It held the friendly fatherliness, the smooth steel of command.
  • These were not her people, and she was far from home, and no amount of fatherliness or motherliness could make it so.
  • As I was mulling over the fatherliness of the butler's smile, Sara had given a low throaty laugh, stepped up to Dayne, laced her red talons through his blond hair, and pressed her lips on his.

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