I am going to wait for Father Christmas.
Like father, like son.有其父必有其子。
“John is as smart as his father.” “Like father, like son.”
Perhaps they need the guiding hand of a firm father figure.
father surrogate 替代父亲角色
She saw him as a sort of surrogate father.
foster father 养父
A few days later Edouard received a call from Profitendieu, Bernard’s foster father.
father confessor 告解神父，听人吐露真情的人
He was their adviser, confidant and father confessor.
father of lies 谎言始祖
The devil is the father of lies.
lie with one’s fathers 葬于故乡
I will lie with my fathers.
Many a good father hath but a bad son . [谚]贤父难免生劣子。