Son-in-law Son"-in-law`, n.; pl. {Sons-in-law}. The husband of one's daughter; a man in his relationship to his wife's parents. [1913 Webster]

To take me as for thy son in lawe. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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