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stepmother

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noun step·moth·er \-ˌmə-thər\

Simple Definition of stepmother

  • : a woman that your father marries after his marriage to or relationship with your mother has ended

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of stepmother

  1. :  the wife of one's father when distinct from one's natural or legal mother

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of stepmother

before 12th century


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stepmother

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noun step·moth·er \ˈstep-ˌmə-thər\

Definition of stepmother for Students

  1. :  the wife of someone's father after the death or divorce of his or her real mother




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