But it goes further: The First mother-in-law has been a pivotal figure in American history.
And in the 2010 comedy Grown Ups, Chris Rock plays a stay-at-home father who is mercilessly emasculated by his own mother-in-law.
My sister, her husband, mother-in-law, and pets all jumped into their shelter.
Her mother-in-law still cooks all the meals and serves as a backup babysitter.
Yet another vignette has the Hope-wrapped Bündchen breaking the news that the mother-in-law is moving in.
Never allow a so-called 'mother-in-law joke' to make you forget that you are reading a reflection on some one's mother.
His mother-in-law had always lived with him, and she was "difficult."
The girl must be kept at her mother-in-law's hut for the night, and remain perfectly silent.
That woman, I am quite sure and confident, will be our mother-in-law.'
They are ringing, responded the soldier, because of the arrival of your mother-in-law, whom I have ordered to be summoned.