nontraditional family

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of nontraditional family

: a family that is not made up of one mother, one father, and a child or children

Word by Word Definitions

nontraditional play
  1. : not following or conforming to tradition : not adhering to past practices or conventions : not traditional

family play
  1. : the basic unit in society traditionally consisting of two parents rearing their children

  2. : spouse and children

  3. : a group of individuals living under one roof and usually under one head : household

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

  2. : designed or suitable for both children and adults


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