[ noun ] a female person who has the same parents as another person




"my sister married a musician"

Used in print

(Bell I. Wiley, "Home Letters of Johnny Reb and Billy...)

An Ohio soldier who , from a comrade just returned from leave , received an unfavorable comment on the conduct of his sister , took pen in hand and delivered himself thus : `` [ Dear Sis ] Alf sed he heard that you and hardy was a runing together all_the_time and he though he wod gust quit having any thing mor to doo with you for he thought it was no_more yuse .