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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extended family(noun)

    a family consisting of the nuclear family and their blood relatives

Editors Contribution

  1. distant relatives

    distant relatives

    5th cousin, great great great grandparents etc

    Submitted by acronimous on November 14, 2018  

How to use extended family in a sentence?

  1. Francine Simmons:

    Now, we've got a bigger, extended family where we can just be together.

  2. Frank Thomas:

    The employee involved has been a valued member of the Stephens extended family for 18 years.

  3. Jacquita Gonzales:

    It goes beyond a group waiting for answers, it has become a family as well, an extended family.

  4. Susan Sontag:

    A family's photograph album is generally about the extended family and, often, is all that remains of it.

  5. Jeff Sessions:

    A merit-based system, by definition, would be safer than a lottery or even extended family-based immigration.

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