Definition of forefathers


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • forefathers is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 20 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • forefathers is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 19 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of forefathers

  • the founder of a family (noun)

    Examples

    1. keep the faith of our forefathers

    Synonyms

    1. father
    2. sire

  • person from an earlier time who contributed to the tradition shared by some group (noun)

    Examples

    1. our forefathers brought forth a great nation

See definition of forefathers in Merriam Webster