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Wordnet 3.0


1. like or characteristic of or befitting a sister;
- Example: "sisterly kindness"
- Example: "sororal concern"
[syn: sisterly, sisterlike, sororal]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sisterly \Sis"ter*ly\, a. Like a sister; becoming a sister, affectionate; as, sisterly kindness; sisterly remorse. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

sisterly adj 1: like or characteristic of or befitting a sister; "sisterly kindness"; "sororal concern" [syn: sisterly, sisterlike, sororal] [ant: brotherlike, brotherly, fraternal]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

24 Moby Thesaurus words for "sisterly": agreeable, amiable, amicable, brotherly, congenial, favorable, fraternal, friendlike, friendly, harmonious, kind, neighborlike, neighborly, peaceable, pleasant, simpatico, sociable, sympathique, unhostile, well-affected, well-disposed, well-intentioned, well-meaning, well-meant