Pronunciation:  US [ˈfæm(ə)li] UK ['fæm(ə)li]
  • n.Family; family; children; families (including parents and children)
  • adj.Families; all; family
  • WebSection; family members family photo

This page is created to explain what the meaning of family is. Here, you can find complete definitions of family in English and other 40 languages. First of all, you can listen to the pronunciations of family in American English and British English by clicking the audio icons. Next, we list the most popular web definitions of family. Though they may not be accurate, but represent the most up-to-date explanations in the Internet age. Furthermore, we list other words that have the same meanings as family. In addition to synonyms, major antonyms for family are also listed. For detailed word list, you can click tabs to switch between synonyms and antonyms. More importantly, you will see the tab of 'Definitions in English' where the dictionary provides the accurate meanings of family. Thirdly, we list other word forms of family: noun, adjective, verb, and adverb. Fourth, we are giving example sentences that contain family. These sentences show how you can use the English word of family in a real sentence. Fifth, to help you better understand the definitions of family, we also present three images to illustrate what family really means. Finally, we are listing English words that start with family, English words that contain family, and English words that end with family.