Definition of kinswoman in English:


Syllabification: kins·wom·an
Pronunciation: /ˈkinzˌwo͝omən

noun (plural kinswomen)

(In anthropological or formal use) one of a person’s female blood relations.
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  • Their kinswomen and wives kissed them farewell and each gave them their kerchiefs.
  • His kinswoman, the daughter of his half-sister, kept house for a painter who preferred his familiar environment, his familiar accessories and his familiar models, and used them again and again.
  • A relative by blood or marriage; a kinsman or kinswoman.

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