Recent Examples of stepparent from the Web
Only 10% of the victims were killed by their stepparents.
Today, the teens’ biological and stepparents communicate only in legal proceedings, and Perry’s estate is considering a wrongful death lawsuit against Austin’s mother, over negligence allegations.
American courts have for decades granted some rights to grandparents, stepparents and others in children’s lives, but parents have uniquely broad rights and responsibilities.
Giving birth, adopting, or becoming a stepparent or guardian all count.
Omar, like all stepparents since the dawn of fairy tales, is fundamentally evil.
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First Known Use of stepparent
STEPPARENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stepparent for English Language Learners
: someone that your mother or father marries after the marriage to or relationship with your other parent has ended
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