adjective

  • predicative Related.

    ‘he was kin to the brothers’
    See also akin
    • ‘They are kin to dragons from when humans first settled on Pern.’
    • ‘Though he is kin to God in nature, all his character is unlike God.’
    • ‘They would have seen themselves as intellectually kin to men who do not figure in these lists - priests or scholars who had on the face of it no great philosophical interest.’
    related, akin, allied, close, connected with, cognate with
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