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patriarchs

noun
plural of patriarch

Synonyms of patriarchs

a man who is the head of a family
  • Investors worried that the aging patriarch was soon to be replaced atop the family business by his less reliable oldest son.

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patriarchal

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patrician

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“Patriarchs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/patriarchs. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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