Example sentences for: stepfather

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

  • In the novel Fabricated Mexican, the author Rick Rivera describes how he and his stepfather cut and cook menudo in their garage, since his mother refuses to let them cook it in the kitchen, because of the awful smell.

  • His overtures are rebuffed; his son has come to think of his stepfather as his true father.

  • When Newt, age 19, married his high-school math teacher against his stepfather's wishes, Bob Gingrich not only refused to come to the wedding, he wouldn't let Newt's mother or sisters attend, either.

  • In linking Lee's self-destructiveness to the culture in which he's enmeshed, Allen reminds me of Newt Gingrich, who blamed Susan Smith's drowning of her children on liberals and the counterculture, before it was revealed that the young woman's disturbed psyche had more to do with the nocturnal visits of her stepfather, a higher-up in the state's Republican Party.

  • Or is it his no-goodnik stepfather?

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