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3 definitions found
 for Stepchild
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Stepchild \Step"child`\, n. [AS. ste['o]pcild.]
     1. A bereaved child; one who has lost father or mother.
        [Obs.]
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A son or daughter of one's wife or husband by a former
        marriage.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  stepchild
      n 1: a child of your spouse by a former marriage

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  19 Moby Thesaurus words for "stepchild":
     child, daughter, descendant, foster child, grandchild,
     granddaughter, grandson, heiress, offspring, scion, son,
     son and heir, sonny, stepbrother, stepdaughter, stepfather,
     stepmother, stepsister, stepson
  
  

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