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cousins

noun
plural of cousin

Synonyms of cousins

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

Synonyms for cousins

Words Related to cousins

Antonyms for cousins

  • nonrelatives
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“Cousins.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cousins. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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