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auntie Syllabification: aunt·ie
Pronunciation: /ˈan(t)ē/
(also aunty)

Definition of auntie in English:

noun (plural aunties)

Informal term for aunt.
Example sentences
  • Grandma, grandad, uncles, aunties and all the cousins are now tagging along too.
  • He then rang his aunties, an uncle and his grandad who came to the rescue.
  • I've been living with my aunty in Sydney.

Words that rhyme with auntie

nasty • contrasty

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