a female person who has the same parents as another person
"my sister married a musician"
(Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a nun (and used as a form of address)
"the Sisters taught her to love God"
a female person who is a fellow member of a sorority or labor union or other group
"none of her sisters would betray her"
baby, babe, sister(noun)
(slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women
Title of respect for an adult female member of a religious or fraternal order.
At the convent, Sister Grace supervises the kitchen.
Formal title for any female member of a religious or fraternal organization. (Compare Miss.)
Please welcome Sister Smith as she moves from her former congregation to her new congregation.
An informal title used as part of another moniker:
Native American leader Chief Seattle urged ecological responsibility, referring to Brother Eagle and Sister Sky in his purported 1854 speech.
Connie was very close to her friend Judy and considered her to be her sister.
a form of address to a woman
sister publication, sister city, sister projects
sister ships, sister facility
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How to use Sister in a sentence?
At the time, I was very angry with my father. The first time he abandoned me and my sister when I was 1 year old, i cried and I tore up the letter.
I'm very angry and concerned for my sister.
My sister shouted for me to come outside real quick and my F.O.M.O. kicked in so I ran outside, then I looked over and saw Jaymes holding a sign that said We never did find our song, so I wrote it for you.
Language is political. That's why you and me, my Brother and Sister, that's why we supposed to choke our natural self into the weird, lying, barbarous, unreal, white speech and writing habits that the schools lay down like holy law. Because, in other words, the powerful don't play; they mean to keep that power, and those who are the powerless (you and me) better shape up --mimic/ape/suck --in the very image of the powerful, or the powerful will destroy you --you and our children.
It is a humanitarian issue and we must not forget that... We must treat them with dignity and respect, to uphold them as human beings. We must find solutions that are respectful to life and to people, i think Democratic Congressional helps to see them, to see the faces, see the children. They've been through so much, but when they walk through here, they see the volunteers. The compassion, the care, it transforms them. Sister Norma Pimentel see the change. Even though they've been through so much, the children laugh and play.
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