- a female relative.
- a woman of the same nationality or ethnic group.
Origin of kinswoman
Related Words for kinswomanagnate, cognate, sibling, relation, folk, father, folks, mother, blood, cousin, connection, kinsman, kin, sister-in-law, nephew, father-in-law, sib, niece, grandparents, uncle
Examples from the Web for kinswoman
Historical Examples of kinswoman
As I live, she is a kinswoman that such a warlike prince might well be proud of.Love-at-Arms
I have spoken to my kinswoman, the mother-superior of convent.The Memoires of Casanova, Complete
Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
And thou 'rt not amazed, Elsie, that our captain and his kinswoman will wed?Standish of Standish
Jane G. Austin
My kinswoman was fond of pan, and I hastened to place some before her.My Reminiscences
Peter Sherringham came humanely to his kinswoman's assistance.The Tragic Muse