Thesaurus / father-in-law
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He now went to Mass, and was furious with his father-in-law, who was ruining the family on account of Nana.

A Zola DictionaryJ. G. Patterson

Were he once the father-in-law of the eldest son of a marquis, he thought he might almost be safe.

The Way We Live NowAnthony Trollope

Fyne was not very communicative in general, but he was proud of his father-in-law.

ChanceJoseph Conrad

Why, there was a man out there who killed his father-in-law—actually killed him—and they didn't do anything to him at all.

The Wild OliveBasil King

It was reported that Schuyler, Hamilton's father-in-law, was to head the board of directors.

Union and DemocracyAllen Johnson

The youngest of them was Suguṇî, who spent the money most judiciously, and fed her father-in-law and his sons sumptuously.

Tales of the SunMrs. Howard Kingscote

In 1867 he entered into partnership with his father-in-law, Daniel P. Rhodes, in the coal and iron business.

I do not know how I shall ever have courage to tell my father-in-law.

The Girls and IMary Louisa Stewart Molesworth

But at the same time he sent his father-in-law Scipio and his son Cnaeus into Syria, to provide ships of war.

As it was, he fell back upon the indiscreet assertion which his father-in-law had made some time back.

John CaldigateAnthony Trollope

WORDS RELATED TO FATHER-IN-LAW

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.