stepson

[ step-suhn ]
/ ˈstɛpˌsʌn /
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noun

a son of one's husband or wife by a previous marriage.

Nearby words

  1. stepping stone,
  2. stepping-off place,
  3. steppingstone,
  4. stepsibling,
  5. stepsister,
  6. stepstool,
  7. steptoe,
  8. stepwise,
  9. ster.,
  10. steradian

Origin of stepson

before 900; Middle English stepsone, Old English stēopsunu. See step-, son

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stepson

/ (ˈstɛpˌsʌn) /

noun

a son of one's husband or wife by a former union
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