Thesaurus / sisterly

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One of the things she had looked forward to most eagerly in her home-coming was the long, sisterly talks they would have together.

Why could he not be content with the sisterly regard she had ever felt toward him?

The Elm Tree TalesF. Irene Burge Smith

What made you burst out just now into this sisterly tirade?'

Lover or FriendRosa Nouchette Carey

I had a real tenderness and sisterly affection for Worcester at that time.

For even to so dull an observer 97 as myself, it was plain her kindness was of a more moving nature than the sisterly.

Her eyes were like clear blue pools but they mirrored only sisterly affection, he thought.

PatchworkAnna Balmer Myers

Pity, and the keen sense of Josephine's wrong, had raised her sisterly love to a passion.

White LiesCharles Reade

Sisterly love, free solitude, unpraised creation, were to remain your most poignant joys.

Emily BrontA. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson

Coralie looked at me, with sweet, sisterly anxiety shining in her eyes.

CoralieCharlotte M. Braeme

It was impossible to misinterpret her kind, simple, sisterly tones.

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

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