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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The wife of one's brother. (plural)

Usage examples (34)
  • The sisters-in-law looked at each other in amazement.
  • Anwar's wife, daughters and sisters-in-law burst into tears.
  • The sisters-in-law are curious to know what kind of wife he has.
  • Jim and Ruelle Dickey ... and two sisters-in-law and their husbands for more
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