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Cousin Relationships Explained: First, Second, & Once Removed
Family is complex. Especially when it comes to figuring out what the difference is between "first cousins," "second cousins," and those that are "once removed"!
Origin of cousin
OTHER WORDS FROM cousincous·in·age, cous·in·hood, cous·in·ship, noun
Words nearby cousin
Other definitions for cousin (2 of 2)
How to use cousin in a sentence
The flares appear to be tiny cousins of the better known solar flares.
Weganool, a vegan cousin of wool that is primed to take off as the next big thing in sustainable fashion in Europe and beyond.How a Wasteland Shrub Is Becoming the Next Big Thing in Fashion|Daniel Malloy|August 28, 2020|Ozy
Suppose Dax had a cousin, Max, who was 60% husky and 40% Pomeranian.How to Design (or at Least Model) Mixed Dog Breeds|Pradeep Mutalik|July 31, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Also like its basketball-playing cousins, hockey will have a bit of a convoluted format upon its return.How The NHL’s New Format Changed The Stanley Cup Race|Neil Paine (email@example.com)|July 29, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
In addition to being an economist and teacher, Sally Sadoff also happens to be my cousin.America’s Math Curriculum Doesn’t Add Up (Ep. 391)|Steven D. Levitt|October 3, 2019|Freakonomics
Mating with a cousin or brother is safer than risking life and limb to mate with an outsider.Mongooses, Meerkats, and Ants, Oh My! Why Some Animals Keep Mating All in the Family|Helen Thompson|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“A mother has lost a son,” referring to his late cousin Akai.Protesters Demand Justice For Gurley As Gap Grows Between Cops and NYC|M.L. Nestel|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The savvy forger with Pappy empties to fill might get his hands on some Old Weller and present it as its more illustrious cousin.
A few worries, to be sure, but not that cousin of depression and anxiety, dread.Awaiting the Grand Jury, Dread in Ferguson and America|Gene Robinson|November 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The second-to-last time we met Zalwar Khan, he brought a man he introduced as his cousin.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cousin George's position is such a happy one, that conversation is to him a thing superfluous.
From the moment that he touches the magical little hand, cousin George is eclipsed.
As a matter of fact, it was a very distant cousin of hers who had died, a Mrs. Fanshawe Collingwood, who also lived in the town.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
The Professor thought very kindly of the dead cousin, whose money would provide for this great work.Uncanny Tales|Various
Never had Tom seen his gay and careless cousin in such guise: he was restless, silent, intense and inarticulate.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
British Dictionary definitions for cousin (1 of 2)
Derived forms of cousincousinhood or cousinship, nouncousinly, adjective, adverb
Word Origin for cousin
British Dictionary definitions for cousin (2 of 2)
Other Idioms and Phrases with cousin
see country cousin; first cousin; kissing cousins; second cousin.