Spellcheck.net

Definitions of sister

  1. (slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. being associated as a companion or associate; "fellow traveler"; "brother workers"; "sister ship" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a female person who has the same parents as another person; "my sister married a musician" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. a female person who is a fellow member of a sorority or labor union or other group; "none of her sisters would betray her" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. (Roman Catholic) a title given to a nun (and used as a form of address); "the Sisters taught her to love God" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. (Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a nun (and used as a form of address); "the Sisters taught her to love God" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. A female who has the same parents with another person, or who has one of them only. In the latter case, she is more definitely called a half sister. The correlative of brother. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A woman who is closely allied to, or assocciated with, another person, as in the sdame faith, society, order, or community. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. To be sister to; to resemble closely. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. One of the same kind, or of the same condition; - generally used adjectively; as, sister fruits. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. A female born of the same parents as another person; a woman of the same religious society, order, or community; nun: half sister, a female having one parent in common with another person. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  13. Sisterly. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  14. A female born of the same parents: a female closely allied to or associated with another. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. Female born of the same parents, or belonging to the same association. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. A daughter of the same parents or parent. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. A woman or girl allied by some association, as a nun. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. A female born of the same parents as another; a female fellow-Christian; a female of the same society, as a nun; one of the same kind. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  19. A female born of the same parents-the male is called a brother; a woman of the same faith or of the same society. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  20. One of the same kind, or of the same condition; -- generally used adjectively; as, sister fruits. mso.anu.edu.au
  21. One of the same kind, or of the same condition; generally used adjectively; as, sister fruits. dictgcide_fs
  22. sis't[.e]r, n. a female born of the same parents: a female closely allied to or associated with another.--adj. closely related, akin.--v.t. and v.i. to resemble closely: to be a sister to: to be allied.--ns. SIS'TERHOOD, state of being a sister, the duty of a sister: a society of females, a community of women living together under a religious rule, and with a common object for their united life; SIS'TER-HOOK, in a ship's rigging, one of a pair of hooks fitting closely together and working on the same axis--also Clip-hook and Clove-hook; SIS'TER-IN-LAW, a husband's or wife's sister, or a brother's wife.--adjs. SIS'TERLESS, having no sister; SIS'TER-LIKE, SIS'TERLY, like or becoming a sister: kind: affectionate. [A.S. sweostor; Dut. zuster, Ger. schwester.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  23. Daughter of same parents (also s.-german) or (strictly half-s.) parent as another person (the latter usu. specified by my &c. or possessive case; the Fatal Ss. or Ss. three or three Ss., the Fates); (prop. s.-in-law) one\'s husband\'s or wife\'s s. or brother\'s wife; close female friend, female fellow-member of class or sect or human race; member of religious community of women (s. of charity; s. of mercy, member of nursing sisterhood, esp. of R.-C. one founded in Dublin 1827; little Ss. of the poor, French R.-C. charitable sisterhood; lay s.); hospital nurse in authority over others; personified quality or thing regarded as female that closely resembles another (prose, younger s. of verse; s. ships, built on same de-sign); s.-hook, double hook that opens to admit rope &c. & closes into a figure 8. Hence sisterless, sisterly, aa., sisterliness n. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  24. n. [Anglo Saxon , Gothic , Latin] A female whose parents are the same as those of another person; correlative of brother;—a woman of the same faith; a female fellow-Christian;—a female of the same society, convent, abbey, &c.;—a female of the same kind or nature. Cabinet Dictionary

What are the misspellings for sister?

X