Definition of godfather
- godfather Noun A man present at the christening of a baby who promises to help raise the child in a Christian manner; a male godparent who sponsors the baptism of a child.
- godfather Noun A small post which is used in repairing a fence. For instance attached to and supporting an existing broken fence post.
- godfather Noun A mafia leader.
- godfather Verb To act as godfather to.