The English meaning of 1 parent2 one's own (flesh and blood)3 relative4 related5 marriage6 bride7 close8 intimate9 in person10 first-hand11 in favor of12 pro-13 to kiss14 (Internet slang) dear
Father would often read detective stories in his spare time.
She doesn't have any friends or relatives to take care of her.
The ages of the two children put together was equivalent to that of their father.
My father has been in good shape since his operation.