Definition of Daughter-in-law

1. Noun. The wife of your son.

Generic synonyms: In-law, Relative-in-law



Definition of Daughter-in-law

1. Noun. The wife of one's son. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Daughter-in-law

daubreelites
daubries
daubry
daubs
daubster
dauby
daud
dauded
dauding
dauds
dauer
dauermodification
dauermodifications
dauers
daughter
daughter-in-law (current term)
daughter cell
daughter colony
daughter cyst
daughter isotope
daughter language
daughter nuclide
daughter of the manse
daughter star
daughterboard
daughterboards
daughtercard
daughtercards
daughterhood
daughterless

Literary usage of Daughter-in-law

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1. The New England Historical and Genealogical Register (1847)
"The husband of a daughter is her father's or mother's son-in-law ; and the wife of a sou is his father's or mother's daughter-in-law ; as 10, the husband of ..."

2. Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages: Classified Subjectively and by Robert Christy (1887)
"As long as I was a daughter-in-law, I never had a good mother-in law, ... I see by my daughter-in-law's eyes when the devil takes hold of her. Gallician. 6. ..."

3. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1878)
"... daughter-in-law nubo ; father-in-law o mother-in law ano ... daughter-in-law (this is used by both sexes) ..."

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