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"stepfather" in British English

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stepfathernoun [C]

uk   /ˈstepˌfɑː.ðər/  us   /-ðɚ/
B2 the man who is ​married to someone's ​mother but who is not ​theirrealfather
(Definition of stepfather from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stepfather" in American English

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stepfathernoun [C]

 us   /ˈstepˌfɑ·ðər/
a man who is ​married to the ​mother of a ​child but is not the ​biologicalfather
(Definition of stepfather from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stepfather”
in Arabic زَوْج الأُم…
in Korean 의붓 아버지…
in Portuguese padrasto…
in Catalan padrastre…
in Japanese 義父(母の再婚相手)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 继父…
in Turkish üvey baba…
in Russian отчим…
in Chinese (Traditional) 繼父…
in Italian patrigno…
in Polish ojczym…
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