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Synonyms for sister
ˈsɪs tərsis·ter

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  1. sisternoun

    Synonyms:
    Sis., Ss.

    Antonyms:
    brother

  2. sisternoun

    Synonyms:
    sis

  3. Sisternoun

    Synonyms:
    affiliate, affiliated

  4. Sisternoun

    Title of respect for an adult female member of a religious or fraternal order.

    At the convent, Sister Grace supervises the kitchen.

    Synonyms:
    Ss., Sis.

    Antonyms:
    brother

  5. Sisternoun

    a female member of a religious community; a nun.

    Michelle left behind her bank job and became a sister at the local convent.

    Synonyms:
    Ss., Sis., sistren, nun

    Antonyms:
    brother

  6. sisternoun

    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.

    Synonyms:
    Sis., Ss., charge nurse

    Antonyms:
    brother

  7. sisternoun

    Connie was very close to her friend Judy and considered her to be her sister.

    Antonyms:
    brother

  8. sisternoun

    Antonyms:
    brother

  9. sisternoun

    a form of address to a woman

    Synonyms:
    darling, dear, lady, miss, pet, love

    Antonyms:
    brother

  10. sisternoun

    Antonyms:
    brother

  11. sisternoun

    sister publication, sister city, sister projects

    Antonyms:
    brother

  12. sisternoun

    sister ships, sister facility

    Antonyms:
    brother

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 2 votes

  1. sister, sisnoun

    a female person who has the same parents as another person

    "my sister married a musician"

    Synonyms:
    baby, babe, sis

    Antonyms:
    brother, blood brother

  2. Sisternoun

    (Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a nun (and used as a form of address)

    "the Sisters taught her to love God"

    Synonyms:
    baby, babe, sis

    Antonyms:
    brother, blood brother

  3. sisternoun

    a female person who is a fellow member of a sorority or labor union or other group

    "none of her sisters would betray her"

    Synonyms:
    baby, babe, sis

    Antonyms:
    blood brother, brother

  4. baby, babe, sisternoun

    (slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women

    Synonyms:
    baby, infant, sis, child, babe

    Antonyms:
    brother, blood brother

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. sisternoun

    Associated words:
    sororicide, sororize, sorosis, sororal

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "sister":

    sisterly, sisters, mate, nun, sis, brotherly, fraternal, brother, herman, brothers, soeurs

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How to use sister in a sentence?

  1. Alan Kennedy:

    It hurt us because we couldn't expand with our sister operation.

  2. Lana Wood:

    It’s terrible. It’s not anything I’ve ever wanted to admit, but there were so many rumors and untruths about my sister. I would get messages from [reporters] saying, ‘Can’t you tell us who it was?’ I always said no. But I wanted to have my sister’s back… No one was taking care of her with the truth. And I know she would have done the same for me. She was very protective of her family. I wanted to fight for her name.

  3. Velma Washington:

    I have to call my sister and let her know what's going on.

  4. Kennedy Wainaina:

    It’s been a long year for my family. Not knowing what happened to our sister … not a day goes by where we don’t think what happened to her? Does she need our help? if something bad happened to her, we need to know so we can come to terms with it and hopefully get some closure.

  5. Philip Athill:

    That Stonehouse told the story to That Stonehouse sister, but she isn't sure how the mistake occurred, maybe That Stonehouse was wearing French shoes to start with but they got ruined, so That Stonehouse changed them at a safe house. Either way, That Stonehouse was lucky to escape.


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