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“In effect, this means that there is no bar for a policyholder from making a person not related to him or her by birth, consanguinity, marriage or adoption as his or her nominee,” said Das to Times Now News.

For them, it was "consanguinity of spirit" that attracted their friendship, and not "common point of view."

The results suggest an alarming Republican consanguinity with the anti-Obama birther conspiracy theorists.

The bigotry of Mary regarded not the ties of consanguinity, of natural affection, of national succession.

With the restoration of Charles to the throne of his ancestors, Stuarts of every degree of consanguinity had flocked to London.

They would listen to no excuse; consanguinity required me, and Christmas was not my own.

It may be remarked that there was no sort of consanguinity between them: the relationship was one of mere affection.

A bear-skin mantles him; and you would think him of ursine consanguinity.


On this page you'll find 34 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to consanguinity, such as: affiliation, affinity, agnate, brotherhood, cognate, and connection.

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