Associations to the word «Cousin»


COUSIN, noun. The son or daughter of a person’s uncle or aunt; a first cousin.
COUSIN, noun. Any relation who is not a direct ancestor or descendant; one more distantly related than an uncle, aunt, granduncle, grandaunt, nephew, niece, grandnephew, grandniece, etc.
COUSIN, noun. (obsolete) A title formerly given by a king to a nobleman, particularly to those of the council. In English writs, etc., issued by the crown, it signifies any earl.
COUSIN BROTHER, noun. (India) (Pakistan) A male first cousin.
COUSIN BROTHERS, noun. (chiefly India) plural of cousin brother
COUSIN GERMAN, noun. Alternative form of cousin-german
COUSIN GERMANS, noun. Plural of cousin german
COUSIN HUMPER, noun. Cousinfucker
COUSIN HUMPERS, noun. Plural of cousin humper
COUSIN JACK, noun. (US) (slang) (dated) A person from Cornwall, England.
COUSIN JACKS, noun. Plural of Cousin Jack
COUSIN PRIME, noun. (mathematics) Either of a pair of prime numbers that differ by four
COUSIN PRIMES, noun. Plural of cousin prime
COUSIN SISTER, noun. (India) (Pakistan) A female first cousin.
COUSIN SISTERS, noun. (chiefly India) plural of cousin sister

Dictionary definition

COUSIN, noun. The child of your aunt or uncle.

Wise words

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