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Definition of Aunt

Aunt

  1. The sister of one's father or mother; -- correlative to nephew or niece. Also applied to an uncle's wife.
  2. An old woman; and old gossip.
  3. A bawd, or a prostitute.

Aunt Quotations

My whole family is spiritual. My grandmother, grand aunt, cousins, they're all preachers and pastors. Spirituality is a part of my family, from generations ago.
Ziggy Marley

Something in the human psyche confuses beauty with the right to be loved. The briefest glance at human folly reveals that good looks and worthiness operate independently. Yet countless socializing forces, from Aunt Clara to the latest perfume ad, reinforce beliefs like 'If I were pretty enough, I would be loved.'
Martha Beck

I think I'm a fan of people who were brave, my aunt, my grandmother, those are my heroes.
George Eads

I want everybody to think I'm a hard worker as an aunt, a sister, a friend, a daughter, a niece, everything. I want to be great at every role, because every role in my life is as important as being Jessie J.
Jessie J

I was so afraid to go out west to my aunt's ranch. But the only choice my mother gave me was to go for two weeks or all summer. I wound up staying all summer. And that's where I learned about cattle. I could relate to their behavior, their fears.
Temple Grandin
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Aunt Translations

aunt in Afrikaans is tant
aunt in Danish is tante
aunt in Dutch is tante
aunt in French is tante
aunt in German is Tante
aunt in Italian is zia
aunt in Norwegian is tante
aunt in Portuguese is tia
aunt in Swedish is faster, moster, tant
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