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cousin

noun

Synonyms of cousin

a person connected with another by blood or marriage
  • we both were surprised to learn that we are distant cousins

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Antonyms for cousin

  • nonrelative
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The first known use of cousin was in the 14th century

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“Cousin.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cousin. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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