blended family

noun
Updated on: 15 May 2018

Definition of blended family

: a family that includes children of a previous marriage of one spouse or both

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First Known Use of blended family

1972

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blended family

Definition of blended family for English Language Learners

  • : a family that includes children from a previous marriage of the wife, husband, or both parents


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