kith and kin

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of kith and kin

old-fashioned
: friends and relatives
  • They invited all their kith and kin to their new home.

Word by Word Definitions

kith play
  1. : familiar friends, neighbors, or relatives

kin play
  1. : a group of persons of common ancestry : clan

  2. : one's relatives : kindred

  3. : kinsman

  1. : kindred, related

  1. : little


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