- sister kenny's treatment,
- sister of charity,
- sister of loretto,
- sister of mercy,
- sistine chapel,
- sistine madonna,
Origin of sisterhood
Examples from the Web for sisterhood
They are now in essence a sisterhood joined together by a vile incident.
And the negative reaction to it was surprising because it really seemed to prove your point about the lack of “sisterhood.”Shailene Woodley on ‘The Fault in Our Stars,’ That Nasty 'Time' Piece, and the F-Word|Marlow Stern|June 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Over dinner in Beverly Hills recently, the sisterhood was palpable.Push Girls on Sundance: Summer’s Most Surprising Show|Maria Elena Fernandez|May 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Excerpted from Mighty Be Our Powers: How Sisterhood, Prayer, and Sex Changed a Nation at War by Leymah Gbowee.
Amy Siskind on how the most powerful woman in politics betrays the sisterhood.
The sisterhood, appointed by her and entirely dependent upon her liberality, would treat her with the deference due to a queen.Louis XIV., Makers of History Series|John S. C. Abbott
One of the sisterhood, a connection of my own, had much of this dry Scottish humour.Reminiscences of Scottish Life and Character|Edward Bannerman Ramsay
Two blocks away they were—yet to Ruth they seemed to be in the room with her, claiming her as one of their sisterhood.The Trail of the Hawk|Sinclair Lewis
They made a little community among themselves, but not the community of a sisterhood or a hospital.Hester, Volume 1 (of 3)|Margaret Oliphant
No plunder was permitted, no ransom demanded, and the city took its place among its sisterhood of the United Provinces.History of the United Netherlands, 1590-1599, Vol. III. Complete|John Lothrop Motley
"state of being a sister," late 14c., from sister + -hood. Meaning "a society of sisters" (usually a religious order) is from 1590s; sense of "women having some common characteristic or calling" is from c.1600.