[ noun ] a female person who has the same parents as another person
"my sister married a musician"
Used in print(B. J. D. Meeuse, The Story of Pollination....)
It is on them alone that the future of their race depends , for all their relatives ( mothers , husbands , brothers , and unmated sisters ) have perished with the arrival of the cold_weather .(Francis Pollini, Night....)
He thought_of Joe_Harris , the nigger who had gone_after his sister .(Glayds H. Barr, The Master of Geneva....)
John 's thoughts raced painfully into the past as he read the letter he had just received from his sister Mary .(Irving Stone, The Agony and the Ecstasy....)
Listed as present at the Descent were Mary , Mary 's sister , Mary_Magdalene , John , Joseph_of_Arimathea , Nicodemus .(John Dos Passos, Midcentury....)
It had gone big with the Hollywood girls when he told them his sister was an editor of Art_and_Apparel .