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 for sisterly
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sisterly \Sis"ter*ly\, a.
     Like a sister; becoming a sister, affectionate; as, sisterly
     kindness; sisterly remorse. --Shak.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: like or characteristic of or befitting a sister;
             "sisterly kindness"; "sororal concern" [syn: sisterly,
             sisterlike, sororal] [ant: brotherlike,
             brotherly, fraternal]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  24 Moby Thesaurus words for "sisterly":
     agreeable, amiable, amicable, brotherly, congenial, favorable,
     fraternal, friendlike, friendly, harmonious, kind, neighborlike,
     neighborly, peaceable, pleasant, simpatico, sociable, sympathique,
     unhostile, well-affected, well-disposed, well-intentioned,
     well-meaning, well-meant

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