Pronunciation of Family
/fˈamɪli/, /fˈamɪli/, /f_ˈa_m_ɪ_l_i/
Synonyms for Family:
unrelated, commune, population.
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.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
blood relative (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)
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)
family tree (noun)
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.
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.
Usage examples for Family:
- Only his papa wants us to give him a name that I think is too long for him, because it has always been in the family- Enguerrand. - "Jacqueline, Complete", (Mme. Blanc) Th. Bentzon Last Updated: March 3, 2009.
- I thought I had then done great things for my family, and went home much pleased. - "The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete", Duc de Saint-Simon.