son-in-law

noun \ ˈsən-ən-ˌlȯ \

Definition of son-in-law

plural sons-in-law
: the husband of one's daughter or son

First Known Use of son-in-law

14th century

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son-in-law

Definition of son-in-law for English Language Learners

  • : the husband of your daughter


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son-in-law

noun \ ˈsən-ən-ˌlȯ \

Definition of son-in-law for Students

plural sons-in-law
: the husband of a person's daughter


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