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See definition of kinsfolk on Dictionary.com
  • as inkin
  • as inkindred
  • as inkinfolk
  • as inkith and kin

synonyms for kinsfolk

  • affinity
  • blood
  • clan
  • connection
  • consanguinity
  • cousin
  • extraction
  • family
  • folk
  • house
  • kindred
  • kinship
  • kinsperson
  • kith
  • lineage
  • member
  • people
  • race
  • relation
  • relationship
  • sibling
  • stock
  • tribe
  • acquaintances
  • consanguinity
  • family
  • friends and relatives
  • kin
  • kindred
  • kinfolk
  • kinsmen
  • relations
  • relatives
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How to use kinsfolk in a sentence

There are more chiefs than in other nations, for there is one in every ten or twelve houses, who is head of his kinsfolk.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
The turf was not yet green over the grave of the Csar, and she owed a duty to her mother's kinsfolk in Provence.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Their kinsfolk and friends, also, can do much for their aid.
HOW TO FAIL IN LITERATUREANDREW LANG
Yes, they were all kinsfolk or friends, whose wedding presents he had returned a month before.
THE TIGRESSANNE WARNER
I remember one in particular which was universally practiced by the near kinsfolk.
THE MEMOIRS OF GENERAL P. H. SHERIDAN, COMPLETEGENERAL PHILIP HENRY SHERIDAN
As he made his way over the divide he saw no recent sign of man or of his own kinsfolk.
RED HUNTERS AND THE ANIMAL PEOPLECHARLES A. EASTMAN
Gentlemen of the Jury, you know what verdict America has pronounced on these men and their kinsfolk!
THE TRIAL OF THEODORE PARKERTHEODORE PARKER
That monument covers the bones of my own kinsfolk; it was their blood which reddened the long, green grass at Lexington.
THE TRIAL OF THEODORE PARKERTHEODORE PARKER
The eastern side of Jordan, in fact, belonged of right to the kinsfolk of the Israelites, the children of Lot.
EARLY ISRAEL AND THE SURROUNDING NATIONSARCHIBALD SAYCE
She was followed by her kinsfolk, but clung with such tenacity to the altar, that they were compelled to leave her.
BYGONE LONDONFREDERICK ROSS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO KINSFOLK

  • affinity
  • blood
  • clan
  • connection
  • consanguinity
  • cousin
  • extraction
  • family
  • folk
  • house
  • kindred
  • kinsfolk
  • kinship
  • kinsperson
  • kith
  • lineage
  • member
  • people
  • race
  • relation
  • relationship
  • sibling
  • stock
  • tribe
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.