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English definition of “godfather”


noun [C]     /ˈɡɒdˌfɑː.ðər/ US  /ˈɡɑːdˌfɑː.ðɚ/
a male godparentNon-blood relations the leader of a criminal group , especially a mafia family Gangsters, thugs and criminal organizations
(Definition of godfather noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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