soul sister


noun Informal.

a black female, especially a fellow black female.

Origin of soul sister

First recorded in 1965–70 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of soul sister

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

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


    Marion Harland