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family man

A man devoted to taking care of his wife and children. Paul goes home every night after work and never likes to spend time away from his wife and kids. He's a real family man.
See also: family, man
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Rhys said that his 'Mr Darcy' character will be more mature, a family man and he can wholeheartedly say that he won't be competing with Firth by emerging from a lake in a dripping white shirt, because he doesn't think anyone can top him.
A Royal Navy officer who was shot dead when a crewman opened fire on a nuclear submarine was "an utterly devoted" family man, his widow has said.
Laurence Lee, defending, said: "It really is a tragedy this young man, a good hard-working family man, should appear in such a precarious position.
He was a great family man and lived life to the fullest," said Mr Howarth.
She said: "Harry was a much loved family man with seven children and 13 grandchildren.
Marty was a devoted family man, who loved to fish, and ride motorcycles.
Renan is a very, very big family man,'' said his lawyer Eugene Matthews outside the police station.
The self-styled eco warrior, who became a household name after tunnelling under the route of a proposed bypass in Devon, is now a family man with three children.
Gabbard believes that the black giant belongs in the large group of recent films where black angels have appeared; such movies include The Family Man and The Legend of Bagger Vance, both of which, according to Gabbard, feature African American men who enhance the masculinity and sexuality of white people.
He may be sleeping with an older, drugged-out woman, but his more lucrative fling is with Yorgos, a middle-aged family man.
Mar shall sees Crazy Horse whole, as a lover and family man, a spiritual being known as a thunder dreamer, a hunter when the pioneer roads changed buffalo migration patterns, and finally as the leader who defeated generals Crook and Custer, fighting two major battles in eight days.
Along the way, we learn about Gilbert the photographer, naturalist, curator, musician, world traveler, gourmet cook, estate manager, entrepreneur, family man, churchgoer and upper middle-class resident of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Strengths: Legend status, pool punisher, frontals, family man
They consider him as a scientist, pacifist, statesman, family man, and Jew who detested religion but was devoted to his people.