Example sentences for: stepchild

How can you use “stepchild” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The bound and gagged morpheme is in fact the stepchild of the pun and initially is meant to be recombined only as long as it seems clever to do so.

  • Today, that army's delinquent stepchild, the Russian army, is fighting a city battle of its own.

  • The Brooklyn Museum is a stepchild when it comes to fund-raising and cachet, so they need both the attention and the money.

  • And, I might add, hasn't the United States' noninterference in its colonial stepchild Liberia served mainly to prolong that country's agony?

  • Industrial design is a stepchild of fine art, and the cross-fertilization of high and pop is an important part of the story of artistic modernism.

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