Simple Definition of fatherly
: of a father : resembling a father : showing the affection or concern of a father
Examples of fatherly in a sentence
He took a fatherly interest in the careers of younger writers.
First Known Use of fatherly
FATHERLY Defined for Kids
Definition of fatherly for Students
: of or like a father <He gave me fatherly advice.>
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