noun see aunt

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • aunthood — See aunt. * * * …   Universalium

  • aunthood — noun The quality or state of being an aunt. Syn: auntdom, auntness …   Wiktionary

  • aunthood — …   Useful english dictionary

  • auntdom — noun the state of being an aunt Nothing has ever been written about the sacredness of aunthood. No one has painted a tender study of an aunt amusing the children on a wet afternoon... Syn: aunthood, auntness …   Wiktionary

  • aunt — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old French ante, from Latin amita; akin to Old High German amma mother, nurse, Greek amma nurse Date: 14th century 1. the sister of one s father or mother 2. the wife of one s uncle • aunthood noun • auntlike …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • auntness — noun the state of being an aunt Syn: auntdom, aunthood …   Wiktionary

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