Definition of en famille in English:

en famille

Syllabification: en fa·mille
Pronunciation: /ˌän fäˈmē


With one’s family: when they went out en famille, Steven always drove
More example sentences
  • Actually, we went out en famille to a swish noodle bar earlier today.
  • We went out en famille in the mornings, and in the afternoons handed the children over to the care of our holiday tour operator.
  • A few days later I was back in Kirtlington, but this time it was for Sunday lunch en famille.


early 18th century: French, literally 'in family'.

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