Definition of 'stepmother'
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The mother and stepmother reportedly ended up fighting. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His mother and stepmother are now friends. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The wicked stepmother knows what suits her and within those parameters she takes risks. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He will be accompanied on the climb by his father and his stepmother. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But last month she moved to the village of her father and stepmother. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It bothers me that you have taken on the role of peacemaker when there are rows between your father and stepmother. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Are you taking wicked stepmother lessons? The Sun (2009)They don't like me being their stepmother one bit. The Sun (2013)Daddy, you are the wicked stepmother. Times, Sunday Times (2008)So you're no evil stepmother? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Recently he and his father and stepmother went away together and I had a chance to take stock. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Once upon a time, 12 young men were turned into swans by their wicked stepmother. Times, Sunday Times (2015)With her father and stepmother she moved to Damascus, where she spent much of her youth. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He lives in Hertfordshire with his father, stepmother and brother. Times, Sunday Times (2007)So you see, maximum evil stepmother effect, minimum effort. The Sun (2012)When the millstone was dropped on the wicked stepmother, I did not miss a breath. What the Bee Knows - reflections on myth, symbol and story (1989)
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Translations for 'stepmother'
British English: stepmother /ˈstɛpˌmʌðə/ NOUN
Your stepmother is the woman who has married your father after the death of your mother or divorce of your parents.
- American English: stepmother
- Arabic: زَوْجَةُ الأَبّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: madrasta
- Chinese: 继母
- Croatian: maćeha
- Czech: nevlastní matka
- Danish: stedmor
- Dutch: stiefmoeder
- European Spanish: madrastra
- Finnish: äitipuoli
- French: belle-mère mère du nouvel époux
- German: Stiefmutter
- Greek: μητριά
- Italian: matrigna
- Japanese: 継母
- Korean: 의붓어머니
- Norwegian: stemor
- Polish: macocha
- European Portuguese: madrasta
- Romanian: mamă vitregă
- Russian: мачеха
- Spanish: madrastra
- Swedish: styvmor
- Thai: แม่เลี้ยง
- Turkish: üvey anne
- Ukrainian: мачуха
- Vietnamese: mẹ kế
Definition of stepmother from the Collins English Dictionary
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