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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The spouse of your parent by a subsequent marriage.

Usage examples (37)
  • Perhaps the most striking, and potentially disturbing, new research has to do with children in stepparent families.
  • Maybe she didn't tell you how she got to be a stepparent.
  • Then the "parent" part of stepparent would mean a lot more.
  • It turns out it's also hard for kids to cope with a stepparent. for more
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