Motilal, the Nehru paterfamilias, had his suits made in Savile Row.
Mr. Aiken assumed a responsible and mature manner, rather like that of a paterfamilias on his beat.
Mr. Schmuck was an excellent "paterfamilias," and took great care of children.
paterfamilias (who will do the parleyvooing himself instead of leaving it to his daughters).
It is the distribution that must be looked to; it is the paterfamilias that is wanting in the State.
You may laugh at the notion, Tom, but I was to be brought forward as a model "paterfamilias," who could harbor nothing wrong.
But to paterfamilias these are all the joys or sorrows of another world.
Perhaps he was practising that rle of paterfamilias which he hoped to be soon called upon to play.
"Something for you, Laura," said paterfamilias, as he threw a letter into her lap.
When I spoke just now of paterfamilias and his entourage I did not mean to limit the statement to him.