second cousin

noun
Updated on: 11 Dec 2017

Definition of second cousin

: the child of one's parent's first cousin

Examples of second cousin in a Sentence

  1. Susan is my second cousin.

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First Known Use of second cousin

1660


SECOND COUSIN Defined for English Language Learners

second cousin

noun

Definition of second cousin for English Language Learners

  • : a child of your parent's cousin


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