- Relationship by blood or by a common ancestor.
Related Words for blood relationshiplineage, agnate, cognate, affiliation, kindred, strain, connection, race, affinity, kin, brotherhood, sisterhood, kinship, filiation, blood, family, flesh, kindredship
Examples from the Web for blood relationship
Historical Examples of blood relationship
There was no blood-relationship between her and the Testator.The Will of Samuel Appleton
The object of these unions, which had nothing of the rigidity of blood-relationship, was fellowship.The Evolution of Love
Those who may be considered the Abyssinians proper seem to have a blood-relationship with the Bedouin Arabs.
This is a very literal demonstration of man's blood-relationship with the higher apes.The Outline of Science, Vol. 1 (of 4)
J. Arthur Thomson
It is not such help as would ease my necessary struggle that I ask, but the sympathy which only blood-relationship can bring.