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Synonyms for father-figurefa·ther-fig·ure

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  1. father-figurenoun

    a man (often a powerful or influential man) who arouses emotions usually felt for your real father and with whom you identify psychologically

  2. father figure, father surrogatenoun

    a man who takes over all the functions of the real father

    Synonyms:
    father surrogate, father figure

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  1. Pete Snyder:

    You can be a father figure and a productive force for the party or you can be Harry Reid, but you can’t be both.

  2. Bill Hader:

    Henry Winkler is just very incredibly open and he's just one of the sweetest guys in the world, and he's like the father figure on set.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Father's Day is the time to honor and celebrate Father figure in your life, and appreciate with gratitude what you have received from Father in your life. Our courage, discipline and strength are the gifts from Father. In my view, everyone needs Father in her/his life- as Friedrich Nietzsche said once: "When one has not had a good father, one must create one." Enjoy Father's Day!

  4. Michael Madden:

    We can safely say that Ri Chol is a father figure to Kim Jong Un.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Father's Day is the special time to honor and celebrate Father figure in your life, and appreciate with gratitude what you have received from Father. Our courage, discipline and strength are the gifts from Father. In my view, everyone needs Father in her/his life, and I'm sure that everyone finds one by God's grace. As Friedrich Nietzsche said once: "When one has not had a good father, one must create one." Enjoy Father's Day!

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