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1. sisterhood

noun. ['ˈsɪstɝhʊd'] an association or society of women who are linked together by a common religion or trade or interest.

Synonyms

  • association

Etymology

  • -hood (English)
  • -had (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • sister (English)
  • sister (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Sisterhood

  • lahood
  • mahood
  • nearhood
  • priesthood

Example sentences of the word sisterhood


1. Noun, singular or mass
Members want to know that prospective members are genuinely interested in becoming a part of their sisterhood.

2. sisterhood

noun. ['ˈsɪstɝhʊd'] a religious society of women who live together as sisters (especially an order of nuns).

Synonyms

  • Beguine
  • religious sect
  • religious order
  • Sister

Antonyms

  • consanguinity
  • separation
  • disassociation

Etymology

  • -hood (English)
  • -had (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • sister (English)
  • sister (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. sisterhood

noun. ['ˈsɪstɝhʊd'] the kinship relation between a female offspring and the siblings.

Synonyms

  • sistership
  • family relationship
  • kinship

Etymology

  • -hood (English)
  • -had (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • sister (English)
  • sister (Middle English (1100-1500))
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