What is another word for kinship?

313 synonyms found


[ kˈɪnʃɪp], [ kˈɪnʃɪp], [ k_ˈɪ_n_ʃ_ɪ_p]

Kinship refers to the relationship between members of a family or the feeling of belonging to a particular social group. Synonyms that are closely related to kinship include family, blood relationship, relatedness, and affiliation. Other synonyms might include connection, bond, camaraderie, affinity, and comradeship. The term kindred can also be used as a synonym for kinship and refers to those who are related by blood or a strong bond. Additionally, the term lineage can be used to describe the kinship within a family tree or ancestry. Overall, synonyms that are related to kinship generally refer to close personal relationships and a sense of belonging to a particular group.

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What are the hypernyms for Kinship?

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What are the hyponyms for Kinship?

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  • hyponyms for kinship (as nouns)

What are the opposite words for kinship?

Antonyms for the word "kinship" are those words that have an opposite meaning to the word "kinship." The antonyms for kinship include alienation, distance, animosity, hostility, and enmity. These words indicate a lack of emotional or familial connection, a lack of closeness, and a sense of hostility or aversion towards one another. With the antonyms of kinship, there is no shared bond or sense of belonging. Rather, there is an active division and separation between individuals or groups. While kinship is a positive and sentimental concept that brings people together, the antonyms of kinship create distance and an unwelcome divide between them.

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Usage examples for Kinship

"No, it isn't love-it's recognition of kinship"-like some one in an old Greek story, after many wanderings I had, quite by chance, stumbled upon a woman, and when we had compared the tokens each of us carried, behold, they fitted perfectly!
"I Walked in Arden"
Jack Crawford
He likes to account in this manner for the feeling of kinship which attracts him to all created things.
"A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.)"
Mrs. Sutherland Orr
I'm obliged to you, ma'am, and pleased to hear the kinship acknowledged.
"Hetty Wesley"
Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

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