Daughter-in-law
Daughter-in-law \Daugh"ter-in-law`\, n.; pl. {Daughters-in-law}. The wife of one's son. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • daughter-in-law — /daw teuhr in law /, n., pl. daughters in law. the wife of one s son. [1350 1400; ME doughter in lawe] * * * …   Universalium

  • daughter-in-law — noun (plural daughters in law) Date: 14th century the wife of one s son …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • In-law — may refer to: *Brother in law *Daughter in law *Father in law *Mother in law *Sister in law *Son in law * In Laws , a American situation comedy that aired on NBC …   Wikipedia

  • Daughters-in-law — Daughter in law Daugh ter in law , n.; pl. {Daughters in law}. The wife of one s son. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mother-in-law — A person s mother in law is the mother of his or her spouse. A person is a son in law or daughter in law to the mother in law. She and the father in law are the parents of the spouse and, in a nuclear family, of the sisters in law and brothers in …   Wikipedia

  • Monster-in-Law — Promotional poster Directed by Robert Luketic …   Wikipedia

  • Father-in-law — Fa ther in law , n.; pl. {Fathers in law}. The father of one s husband or wife; correlative to son in law and daughter in law. [1913 Webster] Note: A man who marries a woman having children already, is sometimes, though erroneously, called their… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fathers-in-law — Father in law Fa ther in law , n.; pl. {Fathers in law}. The father of one s husband or wife; correlative to son in law and daughter in law. [1913 Webster] Note: A man who marries a woman having children already, is sometimes, though erroneously …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Q-in-Law — is the name of a Star Trek book by Peter David.PlotThe Enterprise (NCC 1701D) is assigned to diplomatic duty to host the wedding between two houses of the Tizarin, a race that lives only in space and engages in commerce. One of the guests is… …   Wikipedia

  • 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

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