father figure noun
: an older man who is respected and admired like a father
: a person often of particular power or influence who serves as an emotional substitute for a father
Examples of FATHER FIGURE
- The coach was a stern, wise father figure to his players.
First Known Use of FATHER FIGURE
fa·ther figure noun \ˈfäth-ər-\ (Medical Dictionary)
: one often of particular power or influence who serves as an emotional substitute for a father
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