sister noun translate to Mandarin Chinese

Translation of "sister" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [C]
/ˈsɪs.tər/ US  /-tɚ/
a girl or woman who has the same parents as another person
Sophie and Emily are sisters.
Emily is Sophie's younger/little/older/big sister.
Family relations in general
a girl or woman who treats you in the kind way that a sister would
Lynn's such a good friend - she's like a sister to me.
Family relations in general
a woman who shares an interest with you, especially that of improving women's rights
[as form of address] "We must continue the fight, sisters!"
Kinds of womenMen and women
US old-fashioned informal used to address a woman
OK, sister, move it!
Friendly and unfriendly terms of address
UK a nurse who is in charge of a department of a hospital
Doctors and health workers generally
a female member of a religious group, especially a nun
Monks and nuns
(Definition of sister noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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