Thesaurus / in-laws
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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Kent and I had begun to feel like -in-laws, it had been so long since you had written.

The house would be spilling over with Bennetts, in-laws of Bennetts and grandchildren of Bennetts.

The Black FawnJames Arthur Kjelgaard

Their voices, the intonation, even the tilt of their chins, seemed to stamp these new "in-laws" as aristocrats of another race.

It is true that John had to do his courting without assistance from his future "in-laws."

Abigail Adams and Her TimesLaura Elizabeth Howe Richards

But I saw more of her that evening than I did of Harry, who was hopelessly entangled with two or three 'in-laws.'

The Secret BattleA. P. Herbert

Mrs. Herbert said, charmingly, in Garden Oats, "Our in-laws are our strained relations."

It was a glance in which her individual abhorrence of dirt combined with her racial disapproval of "in-laws."

The departure of in-laws, even when they are quite nice in-laws, often has this effect on family parties.

Dangerous AgesRose Macaulay

These in-laws are always looking at you through a microscope.

The PreliminariesCornelia A. P. Comer

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