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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone having a relation analogous to that of a male sponsor to his godchild; Any man who serves as a sponsor for a child at baptism.

Usage examples (31)
  • She tried to remember what Effie had said about Luca and if the word godfather played a part in the conversation.
  • Unless, of course, your fairy godfather is Vlad the Impaler.
  • His godfather is Willie Mays, considered by many to be the best ever to play the game.
  • The girl continues playing in the waves, unaware that her godfather is dying behind her. for more
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