My secretary had been elevated to avuncular rank after a probation of just three hours.
The bitterness of the avuncular factions was now intensified.
I do not wish to speak of Jennie in a fatherly or avuncular manner.
You must write to me or I shall withdraw my avuncular relation to you.
She liked his avuncular, slightly quizzical attitude to them.
Her mahogany was ...