Sentence Examples


  • Her stepmother-- Jonny's mother-- had said as much.
  • She will be little Nicholas' stepmother and I'll marry Bourienne!...
  • He mustn't be without a stepmother either!
  • For incest with his own mother, both were burned to death; with a stepmother, the man was disinherited; with a daughter, the man was exiled; with a daughter-in-law, he was drowned; with a son's betrothed, he was fined.
  • The second Mrs Godwin was energetic and painstaking, but a harsh stepmother; and it may be doubted whether the children were not worse off under her care than they would have been under Godwin's neglect.
 

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