half sister

half sister


: a sister with the same father but a different mother or the same mother but a different father

Full Definition of HALF SISTER

:  a sister related through one parent only

Examples of HALF SISTER

  1. Emily is my half sister.

First Known Use of HALF SISTER

13th century


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