nonfamily

adjective non·fam·i·ly \ ˌnän-ˈfam-lē , -ˈfa-mə- \

Definition of nonfamily

1 : not of, relating to, or constituting a family
  • nonfamily businesses/households
  • a nonfamily member [=a person who is not a family member]
2 : not designed or suitable for both children and adults
  • nonfamily entertainment
  • … many nonfamily restaurants allow smoking throughout the restaurant …
  • Fodorʼs Japan

First Known Use of nonfamily

1858


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