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  • as inkinsman
  • as inkinswoman
  • as inman
  • as inrelative

synonyms for nephew

  • agnate
  • aunt
  • blood
  • brother-in-law
  • cognate
  • connection
  • cousin
  • father
  • father-in-law
  • folk
  • folks
  • grandparents
  • in-laws
  • kin
  • kinsperson
  • kinswoman
  • mother
  • mother-in-law
  • niece
  • relation
  • sib
  • sibling
  • sister-in-law
  • stepbrother
  • stepparent
  • stepsister
  • uncle
  • clansperson
  • great-grandparents
  • brother
  • chap
  • father
  • fellow
  • guy
  • husband
  • son
  • bloke
  • bro
  • cat
  • dude
  • beau
  • boyfriend
  • gentleman
  • gent
  • grandfather
  • papa
  • sir
  • spouse
  • swain
  • uncle
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How to use nephew in a sentence

I coo to my nephew over FaceTime, and when we hang up, I sigh with gratitude that that’s not my life right now.
THIS COUNTRY IS A RISKY PLACE TO BE A PARENT, AND THE PANDEMIC REMINDED ME OF THATHALEY SWENSONJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Heidi’s husband called Heather to tell her what was happening, and she raced to her sister’s house, where he and her nephew were talking to Heidi on a video chat.
‘I SAID GOODBYE TO MY SISTER THROUGH A COMPUTER SCREEN’HOLLY BAILEYJANUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When I hear this song, it makes me thankful for two of my favorite nephews — Snoop and Pharrell.
CHARLIE WILSON EMBRACES 2021 WITH A ‘THANKFUL NEW YEAR’ PLAYLISTCMURRAYJANUARY 1, 2021ESSENCE.COM
Both of my parents live there, as well as my brother, sister and too-many-to-count aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and second cousins.
AT THE END OF AN ISOLATING YEAR, EVEN THE EMBARRASSING, FRUSTRATING, WEIRD PARTS OF FAMILY GATHERINGS FEEL MISSEDTHERESA VARGASDECEMBER 26, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Petitioners and defendants alike paid huge sums to retain lawyers, among them leaders of the Washington bar such as Philip Barton Key, his nephew Francis Scott Key, and future Supreme Court justices Samuel Chase and Gabriel Duvall.
THE ENSLAVED FAMILIES WHO WENT TO COURT TO WIN THEIR FREEDOMALISON LACROIXDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Of course, the best thing you can offer is to take your niece or nephew on a camping trip yourself.
A BAD UNCLE'S GUIDE TO DANGEROUS GIFTS FOR KIDSWES SILERDECEMBER 11, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Collins has cared for his nephew since his sister died two years ago in a car accident.
WORKERS ARE GETTING FIRED AND PENALIZED FOR REPORTING COVID SAFETY VIOLATIONSLBELANGER225OCTOBER 23, 2020FORTUNE
“If my nephew was born prematurely, he would have died that day as well,” Nayirah told a room of reporters, her voice quavering.
THE GREAT LIE OF THE FIRST GULF WARMAT NASHEDAUGUST 17, 2020OZY
"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Her nephew stood away, regarding Agnes out of eyes in which she could see a growing fear.
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