father image

noun

Definition of father image 

: an idealization of one's father often projected onto someone to whom one looks for guidance and protection

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1912, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of father image was in 1912

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father image

noun

Medical Definition of father image 

: an idealization of one's father often projected onto someone to whom one looks for guidance and protection

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