What does the word Family mean?

  • A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.

Usage examples for Family

  1. Family friends and old friends, those whom they never see at any other time, are to be seen- or they should be seen, so these old friends think- on New- Year's day. – Manners and Social Usages by Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood
  2. Well, of course, I could do better with it than anybody out of the family. – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  3. And think of my family!" – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day

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