Family and Kin

Family

Family noun - A group of persons who come from the same ancestor.
Usage example: the Adams family made remarkable contributions to American life for more than two centuries
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Synonyms for Family

Kin is a synonym for family in humankind topic. In some cases you can use "Kin" instead the word "Family" as a noun or an adjective, when it comes to topics like relatives, relations, tribe, clan. popular alternative

Nearby Word: familial

Kin

Kin noun - A group of persons who come from the same ancestor.
Usage example: invited all of his kith and kin to his graduation party
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Synonyms for Kin

Family is a synonym for kin in people topic. You can use "Family" instead the word "Kin" as a noun or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as humankind, relatives, tribe, clan. popular alternative

Nearby Words: kinship, kinsman

How words are described

close close family close kin
nice nice family nice kin
normal normal family normal kin
noble noble family noble kin
Other adjectives: true, dead, actual, real, evil, living, ancient, new, former, remaining, titular, local, surviving, adopted, closest.

Both words in one sentence

  • However, as the plot moves past the romance, kin and family are killed: Mercutio for Romeo and Tybalt for Juliet.
  • However, he always tried to do right by his family in true reindeer fashion, and doesn't hesitate to rub Luna's muzzle in the fact that she is a "kin-betrayer and kin-slayer".
  • The name they call themselves literally translates to "children of Mandalore" and they see all who follow the Mandalorian way as kin in one big, war-mongering family.
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