- A female person who has the same parents as another person.
- usage: "my sister married a musician"
- synonyms: sis
- Roman Catholic Church. ( a title given to a nun (and used as a form of address))
- usage: "the Sisters taught her to love God"
- A female person who is a fellow member of a sorority or labor union or other group.
- usage: "none of her sisters would betray her"
- Slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women. (.
WordNet 3.0 © 2006 by Princeton University
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