kindred kindred  /ˈkɪnd rɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) group of people related by blood or marriage
  2. (adj) similar in quality or character
  3. (adj) related by blood or marriage

Usage(s):

  1. Majoring in English at the University of Texas, he discovered a kindred spirit in Anderson, his senior-year roommate.
  2. Car owners have had ample supplies of fuel furnished by the kindred regime of South Africa.
  3. It's highly possible the Obamas may have found a more kindred spirit in Moss.

News

  1. Kindred Healthcare to Present at the Wells Fargo Securities 2013 Healthcare Conference

    Kindred Healthcare, Inc. today announced that Paul J. Diaz, Chief Executive Officer, will make a presentation regarding the Company at the Wells Fargo Securities 2013 Healthcare Conference in Boston, Massachusetts, on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at 10:35 a.m.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Kindred indicted on murder charge

    An Ellis County Grand Jury indicted Waxahachie resident Andrew Riley Kindred, 21, on the charge of murder Thursday, June 6. The Gun Barrel City Police Department took Kindred into custody Friday, Marc
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Waxahachie Daily Light

  3. Kindred Healthcare To Present In INVESTKentucky Equity Conference At 10:05 AM

    Kindred Healthcare To Present In INVESTKentucky Equity Conference At 10:05 AM
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

Quotes

  1. "They are kissing cousins. They are kindred spirits, absolutely," Clarkson said. "But Larry David is very different in the film. He's very different than he is on `Curb Your Enthusiasm.' People think he's absolutely that person on `Curb Your...
    on Apr 3, 2009 By: Patricia Clarkson Source: Washington Post

  2. Mr Turnbull said Australia had to "work energetically through our international partnerships with our major allies - the US, Japan, China, Indonesia, India - and of course our kindred allies, our historically closest allies, such as New Zealand, the...
    on Dec 5, 2008 By: Malcolm Turnbull Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "Leo and I, you know, are sort of kindred spirits," Winslet says. "We're cut from the same cloth."
    on Nov 3, 2008 By: Kate Winslet Source: People Magazine

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