Meaning of “father-in-law” in the English Dictionary

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father-in-lawnoun [ C ]

us /ˈfɑð·ər·ɪnˌlɔ/ plural fathers-in-law /ˈfɑð·ərz·ɪnˌlɔ/

the father of someone’s husband or wife

(Definition of “father-in-law” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)