Examples of fatherly in a sentence
He took a fatherly interest in the careers of younger writers.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of fatherly
before 12th century
FATHERLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fatherly for English Language Learners
: of a father : resembling a father : showing the affection or concern of a father
FATHERLY Defined for Kids
Definition of fatherly for Students
: of or like a father <He gave me fatherly advice.>
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