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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A friendly name for the sister of your father or mother.

Usage examples (35)
  • After my parents died, I was raised by my auntie.
  • I called her auntie, then; and didn't know a bit that she wasn't my aunt really.
  • The children ask their mother when "auntie" - what they called the maid, is coming back.
  • "If you are not good, I shall call auntie," she threatened. for more
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