first family

noun

Definition of first family

1 or First Family :the family of the U.S. president
2 :a family that has great importance, influence, or success in a specified activity or profession
  • He and his sons are considered the first family of jazz.

Word by Word Definitions

first play
  1. : preceding all others in time, order, or importance: such as

  2. : earliest

  3. : being the lowest forward gear or speed of a motor vehicle

  1. : before another in time, space, or importance

  2. : in the first place

  3. : for the first time

  1. : one that is number one in a series — see Table of Numbers

  2. : something that is first: such as

  3. : the first occurrence or item of a kind

family play
  1. : a group of individuals living under one roof and usually under one head : household

  2. : a group of persons of common ancestry : clan

  3. : a people or group of peoples regarded as deriving from a common stock : race

  1. : of or relating to a family (see 1family)

  2. : designed or suitable for both children and adults


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