Example sentences for: in-law

How can you use “in-law” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Meanwhile, her fiancé, who is interestingly dull at the beginning of the book, begins to curdle into uninteresting stereotype--the dry, ruthless Jewish lawyer poised to strip the in-law of his treasures.

  • When a student plays hooky from school for a week and says an in-law is visiting the family, we understand.

  • Al's Wedding-related jokes and one-liners provides the usual dosage of in-law bashing and sex-hurrahing, and there are several America's Funniest Home Videos -type pages devoted to accounts of actual wedding mishaps (the comatose bride, Grandpa and the topless dancer, and so on).

  • You might want to wait until she feels the time is right for setting up the in-law connection.

  • Since the young man with a horn is your daughter's spouse equivalent, by all means treat him as a son, or a proper in-law.

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