Synonym of fatherly

Alternative for fatherly

'fɑðərlɪ /fɑːðə-

adj.

like or befitting a father or fatherhood; kind and protectiveshowing the affection of a father

Adjective

Characteristic of fathers, paternal
kind paternal affectionate kindly protective supportive tender benevolent benign indulgent patriarchal avuncular caring fatherlike forbearing compassionate encouraging vigilant warm sympathetic understanding concerned loving motherly maternal solicitous warmhearted gentle comforting good-natured tenderhearted kind-hearted softhearted considerate kindhearted humane warm-hearted charitable gracious soft-hearted thoughtful tender-hearted beneficent soft merciful benignant goodhearted good-hearted large-hearted generous neighborly neighbourly feeling parental empathetic big-hearted great-hearted fond friendly mild helpful giving altruistic selfless genial attentive responsive lenient decent well meaning bleeding-heart sensitive cordial hospitable doting affable watchful amiable empathic pleasant unselfish humanitarian amicable patient paternalistic philanthropical philanthropic magnanimous brotherly tolerant congenial cheerful mellow sociable likable obliging angelic likeable open-hearted good-humoured all heart good-humored gallant welcoming chivalrous sweet pitying sisterly good nice munificent greathearted liberal benefic clement lovable easygoing agreeable well-disposed unoffensive loving and giving well intentioned respectful sweet-tempered pleasing well-mannered parent devoted sheltering matriarchal receptive familial touchy-feely soft-centred maternalistic wholesome eleemosynary unstinting soft touch cooperative polite calm tactful propitious open-handed dutiful lavish princely delightful big bounteous public-spirited good-tempered regardful bountiful heart in right place accommodating openhanded openhearted noble courteous engaging freehanded deferential meek moderate humble quiet reverent soft-spoken temperate shy peaceful bland modest moral mild-mannered retiring non-confrontational cool pacific peaceable laid back placid dove-like unassuming lamblike forgiving demure dovelike harmless consoling commiserative careful human sympathizing condoling commiserating piteous ruthful bighearted sympathising having heart in right place sparing mindful open-minded well disposed bleeding heart do-good old softie well-intentioned wary possessive defensive clinging overprotective jealous hearty comradely enthusiastic heartfelt cheery sincere earnest happy wholehearted genuine inviting eager companionable approachable palsy convivial matey amorous deep chummy bonhomous buddy-buddy palsy-walsy easy civil free ungrudging easy-going complaisant open unsparing fulsome favorable freehearted self-sacrificing favourable free-handed social civilized prodigal mannerly sentimental amenable civilised urbane gregarious diplomatic nurturing high-minded honest honourable jovial outgoing honorable just permissive well-bred approving personable compliant gentlemanly well mannered clubby charming handsome lofty ladylike extroverted soft-touch decorous accessible fair loose reassuring genteel conversable appreciative accepting clubbable complimentary polished profuse willing generous to a fault intimate soothing conciliatory easy to get along with excellent long-suffering pardoning hail-fellow-well-met unreserved reasonable positive pally fraternal self-denying harmonious gratifying even-tempered cheering lovely courtly collegial cultivated suave abundant laudatory loyal mollycoddling condoning pampering hail-fellow accommodative flattering broad-minded commendatory acceptable ready self-effacing natural adoring equitable uplifting eager to please chirpy upright perceptive inspiriting plenteous eager to help mushy righteous extrovert unstinted winsome refined perky comprehending willingly given discreet company-loving well-behaved high uninhibited politic couthy fulfilling almsgiving going easy on disinterested regular cosy cozy lax self-forgetting light well bred overindulgent moralistic ample spoiling denying incorruptible well-meaning mother close faithful allowing interested stoical excusing permitting yielding serene plentiful conscientious resigned communal inspiring extravagant full stoic uncomplaining reverential like-minded commending heedful dear worthy assuaging soft-shell unpresumptuous observant glowing ethical respectable tranquil unflappable winning virtuous admiring rave breezy prepossessing heartening unrestrained restrained longanimous sweet-natured principled upstanding useful stimulating boosting unctuous discerning aware elevated great lordly calming submissive being big lovesome cultured extraverted self-controlled self-restrained swell affirmative applauding approbatory heartwarming gladdening debonair good-mannered smooth clubable insightful formal poised easy to get on with predisposed well behaved acclamatory well spoken approbative well brought up praiseful well-spoken self-forgetful unprejudiced vulnerable bubbly suitable becoming confident sensible wonderful immaculate personal thoughty guestfriendly amusing confiding hilarious jocose entertaining kindred funny amical comical attached vibrant happy-go-lucky compatible jocular on good terms understandable nonmalignant emotional rich beneficial nonthreatening goody-goody angelical spotless social-minded holy pharisaical esteemed creditable respected inoffensive unerring patriotic contributing donating socially concerned prosocial pitiful advantageous very kind worried anxious couth cosseting emollient letting assuasive favoring humoring acquiescent appealing ingratiating responsible forthcoming stately informal marshmallow softie brother's sibling genealogical adaptable pliable profitable taking captivating enchanting unmarred pietistical pristine unflawed chaste graceful pietistic favouring humouring soft-shelled nonjudgmental overpermissive communicative relaxed guiding docile vicarious appreciating protecting supporting caretaking placable idealistic public- spirited heroic as nice as pie simpatico beneficient valuable non-malignant live with backslapping Robin Hood good scout unmean Christian condescending obsequious punctilious copacetic familiar tight handy wellmannered sublime lively valiant goodish non-hostile virginal untouched unblamable redeemable redeeming prayerful unkind unrelenting cruel excessive procrustean inexorable overgenerous favorably inclined favourably inclined well brought-up praising unconstrained knightly composed going along with salutary willing to forgive favourably disposed overabundant immoderate intemperate profligate wasteful thriftless improvident conflict-free attention-seeking ardent jolly bluff trustworthy buddy buddy easy-oasy equable chilled willing to please wild able to live with barley-sugar concordant agreeing square shooting accordant right nice user friendly on tap on deck dependable incorrupt in favor of okay recommendatory inclined assenting Santa Claus welcome proper merry casual free-and-easy unstinging exuberant reserved unobtrusive simple down-to-earth unpretentious downright neighborly jejune vapid dull subservient spiritless obeisant forbearant tame flat subdued kin elegant willing to help enduring imperturbable unexcitable upbeat joyous jocund glad chipper enlivening upper up sunny blithe amatory passionate overfond undemanding fervent demonstrative straight right true persistent philosophical persevering intuitive over the top living with romantic enamoured lovey-dovey addicted enamored has heart in right place equanimous untiring mild-tempered unruffled self-possessed inexcitable passive cognizant conscious sunny side up going easy with stand-up subtle judicious delicate impassive philosophic fortitudinous weak sensitized impressionable reactive spineless boneless consolatory bound up close-knit silly over impressible sensitised emotionable perceiving knowing unimposing expressing adoration clean-living all right on the up and up well-brought-up squeaky clean right-minded prudent seemly with the patience of Job supersensitive finely tuned dexterous wise skilled adroit skillful cautious tactical deft skilful savvy turned on to touchy feely tuned in relieving dextrous satisfying rewarding easing treating with kid gloves treating something with kid gloves heart-warming congratulatory warming softening invigorating succouring revivifying sustaining allaying envigorating remedying restoring mitigating revitalizing curing succoring solacing abating analeptic bolstering revitalising lightening health-giving upholding alleviating freeing refreshing panegyrical honeyed adulatory eulogizing sugary encomiastic saccharine eulogistic laudative encomiastical with highest recommendation fair-spoken eulogising sycophantic plauditory celebrating honouring highly favourable fawning highly favorable honoring well-wishing with high praise

Antonym of fatherly

fatherly Idiom, Proverb

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