Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Plural of: The male parent of one's spouse.

Usage examples (34)
  • The two fathers-in-law were not compatible, but so far not at war.
  • Old Maskron, one of his fathers-in-law, was there at the fore as usual.
  • Caleb, by performing perilous services for the benefit of their fathers-in-law.
  • Dussasana forcibly took Krishna into the midst of the public hall wherein were seated her fathers-in-law. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.