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Family

Pronunciation of Family
/fˈamɪli/, /fˈamɪli/, /f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i/

Synonyms for Family:

Sense 1

kith and kin, the Brady Bunch, bloodline, filial, motherless, subspecies, extraction, familial, illegitimacy, therapy, illegitimate, lineal, coterie.

Sense 2

unrelated, commune, population.

Sense 3

related, generic, legitimate.

Sense 4

removed, colony, homely.

Sense 5

distant, origin.

Sense 6

seed.

Sense 10

direct.

Sense 32

close.

ancestry

parentage.

clan

moiety.

derivation

genealogy.

flock

brood.

hereditary

ancestral.

lineage

ancestry, pedigree.

lineal

racial.

offspring

descendants.

relative

kinsman.

Other synonyms and related words:

descent, racial, domestic, course, sept, extraction, dwelling house, coterie, familial, sep, group, rest home, gang, consortium, commune, pool, moiety, ancestral, seed, ethnic music, origin, house, domicile, theatre, unrelated, habitation, league, home plate, mansion, tribe, descendants, kith and kin, phratry, generation, population, crime syndicate, planetary house, company, social class, removed, colony, folk music, subspecies, brood, bloodline, parentage, division, pack, nursing home, course of instruction, firm, fellowship, bracket, related, mob, generic, kinsman, filial, kinsfolk, abode, homely, business firm, sign, distant, ancestry, relationship, folks, genealogy, kindred, birth, companionship, direct, kin group, base, year, theater, common people, dynasty, dwelling, family unit, ring, syndicate, kinship group, kinsperson, place, family line, menage, lineal, plate, pedigree.

domestic (adjective)

home, home-made, household, domestic.

kindred (adjective)

group, familial.

Sense 2 (noun)

close, direct, distant, group, legitimate, illegitimate, illegitimacy, filial.

Sense 3 (noun)

colony, extraction, pedigree, coterie, bloodline, parentage, seed, ancestry, the Brady Bunch, genealogy, origin, commune.

Sense 4 (noun)

homely, familial, subspecies, generic.

blood relative (noun)

kin, kindred.

category (noun)

variety, grade, denomination, series, taxonomy, level, type, label, designation, mold, genotype, grain, kingdom, stripe, people, class, step, set, caste, sort, race, strain, persuasion, degree, stock, kind, genus, category, classification, species, line, feather, style, form, order, phylum, make, brand, stamp, breed, ilk, rank.

ethnic group (noun)

race.

family (noun)

birth, lineage, clan, classification, line, group, folk, kin, dynasty, kindred, class, household, tribe, genus, pedigree, house, parentage, people, type, species, issue, offspring, descendants, race, descent, stock, blood, strain, kind, extraction, ancestry.

family relationship (noun)

kinship.

family tree (noun)

sister, uncle, ancestry, cousin, lineage, nephew, brother, pedigree, extraction, niece, genealogy, line, aunt.

kin, offspring; classification (noun)

descendants, descent, ancestry, household, pedigree, brood, genealogy, blood, folk, race, class, group, clan, parentage, dynasty, kith and kin, strain, extraction, birth, people, house, tribe, kind, lineage, relationship, menage, issue, kindred, line.

kinship (noun)

sisterhood, ancestor, brother, fatherhood, aunt, blood, consanguinity, flesh, maternity, kinfolk, mother, niece, uncle, relation, kinship, heredity, brotherhood, paternity, fraternity, nephew, father, motherhood, relative, kin, sister, clan, lineage, cousin.

line (noun)

line.

mankind (noun)

humankind, human race, society, populace, public, community, man, commonwealth, culture, humanity, folk, citizenry, mankind, human beings.

people (noun)

human race.

posterity (noun)

descendant, posterity, child, offspring, successor, fruit, issue.

line (verb)

dynasty.

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