Synonyms of family in English:

family


See definition of family

noun

1‘growing up in the bosom of one's family’

SYNONYMS

household, ménage

nuclear family

informal brood

2‘I wanted to meet his family’

SYNONYMS

relatives, relations, blood relations, family members, kin, next of kin, kinsfolk, kinsmen, kinswomen, kindred, one's flesh and blood, one's own flesh and blood, connections

extended family

clan, tribe

informal fam, folks, nearest and dearest

dated people

3‘a prospective husband must come from the right kind of family’

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ancestry, parentage, birth, pedigree, genealogy, background, family tree, descent, lineage, line, line of descent, bloodline, blood, extraction, derivation, race, strain, stock, breed

dynasty, house

forebears, forefathers, antecedents, progenitors, roots, origins

rare filiation, stirps

4‘she is married with a family’

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children, little ones, youngsters

offspring, progeny, descendants, scions, heirs

brood

informal kids, kiddies, kiddiewinks, tots, sprogs, quiverful

issue

5‘a member of the weaver bird family’

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taxonomic group, group, order, class, subclass, genus, species

stock, strain, line

technical taxon, phylum