Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of stepfather.

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Examples

  • Supporting the rights of "social moms" seems equivalent to supporting the rights of "social dads," also known as stepfathers, which would equate "social moms" to stepmothers.

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  • One of Armstrong's many sleepover "stepfathers" owned a pistol.

    City Journal

  • Though her mother married two more times, she never connected with her stepfathers.

    Heroes or Villains?

  • However, in this case Free Press has some extra motivation: In 2012 it expects to publish Mr. Skyhorse's memoir about growing up with five stepfathers.

    Judging a Book by Its Second Cover

  • I labored furiously over the divorce imagery, as well as bad fathers, bad stepfathers, and bad men in general, throughout the collection.

    This Redneck’s Got Honest Voice

  • I've always viewed early pain as something not fully realized until the age of thirty, when it comes crashing down in a great heap, and the faces of cruel stepfathers, the guilt of groping in the dark, and the sad milk-smell of cafeterias appear in dreams once again, reminding you that they will always be by your side; silent, invisible comrades.

    Diversion

  • He was also a lovely, kind, and generous man, a role model for all stepfathers.

    Simon Hoggart's week: Teach your children well

  • The report found that increasingly, different men – including grandfathers, uncles, stepfathers, foster fathers, older brothers, cousins and other men – play various fatherhood roles in children's lives.

    Fatherhood needs redefining, says UN report

  • In some, it might be adaptive for stepfathers to kill their stepchildren.

    Assessing Fault

  • Stable masters normally are your surrogate fathers and now they are your surrogate stepfathers.

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