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soul sister

noun Informal.
  1. a black female, especially a fellow black female.
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Origin of soul sister

First recorded in 1965–70
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples

  • Had they waned she would have trimmed them to feed her during her soul-sister's absence.

    Diana of the Crossways, Complete

    George Meredith

  • Lucy's face was all aglow as her soul-sister named the price of her treasure.


    Marion Harland