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noun as in woman


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Corea, whose nickname evolved from an aunt who called him “Cheeky,” began to study the piano at age 4.

My aunt is insisting that I wear a tuxedo, which, to me, is a very odd request.

When he was talking about his uncle Gus in the barbecue, his aunt Bunny falling down the steps, his mom with the shoe.

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As StVil did as a child, Gabrielle leaves her family behind to live with her uncle, aunt and cousins.

Her aunt, a nurse in western New York, just had her first appointment canceled when her county ran out of doses.

Sure, your cubicle mate, neighbor, and aunt all own a Fitbit or JawBone fitness tracker.

Melchior is the forerunner of the aunt who always gave me socks.

And there, the sand castle builder and tag player who loved her aunt more than science would be buried.

Another aunt recalled something Laylah had said to her when they went trick-or-treating on Halloween just a few days before.

When Juana was 8, her father abandoned the family and the girl moved to Mexico City to live with her aunt.

You see, I'd always thought of him as the boy whom Great-aunt Lucia described having seen.

I don't care, it ain't nice, and I wonder aunt brought us to such a place.

The landlady had related the tragic history of the dead mother and the invalid aunt.

One old aunt in particular visited him twice a year, and stayed six months each time.

Aunt Ri was looking forward to the rest with great anticipation; she was heartily tired of being on the move.

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On this page you'll find 102 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to aunt, such as: agnate, blood, brother-in-law, cognate, connection, and cousin.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.