Word usage examples
More siblings bearing distinctive Nitocris featuressoft eyes and narrow nosesrushed silently to move the car, seal the gate, and usher us inside.
Mothers and older siblings bent to tell wide-eyed clan daughters what honor or achievement each emblem represented.
There were silly tales that older siblings told their sisters, about mythical, primal inhabitants of Stratos, driven long ago from sight by the hominid invasion.
When her father had died, it had been the most impossible time in her life, and all that had kept her going was the thought that she had to protect her siblings, keep them happy and warm.
Every Sunday she brought her family to church, and every Sunday she sat ramrod straight, trying to act as if she wanted to dress her siblings in outdated frocks and breeches that were perilously worn in the knees.
After the first few attempts, her siblings had given up on trying to talk with her and had taken to leaving trays of food outside her door.
To Servilia, however, he was an absolute monster-loud, slow to learn, insensitive, and so pugnaciously quarrelsome that he had been a thorn in the side of his older siblings from the time he began to walk and talk.
And although Iza and her siblings had the same parents, neither Creb nor Brun had her medical knowledge.
All children born to the same woman were siblings, but only children of the same sex referred to each other with the more intimate term of brother or sister, and then only when they were young or in rare moments of special closeness.
When they tired of the game, they teased the girls, supposed to be tending crying younger siblings, until the girls started chasing them around or running to their mothers to complain.