Definitions of brother

  1. To make a brother of; to call or treat as a brother; to admit to a brotherhood. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion of other group); "none of his brothers would betray him" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. (Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a monk and used as form of address; "a Benedictine Brother" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. A male person who has the same father and mother with another person, or who has one of them only. In the latter case he is more definitely called a half brother, or brother of the half blood. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. One who, or that which, resembles another in distinctive qualities or traits of character. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. One related or closely united to another by some common tie or interest, as of rank, profession, membership in a society, toil, suffering, etc.; - used among judges, clergymen, monks, physicians, lawyers, professors of religion, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. A male who has the same father and mother as another; one closely united to another by a common interest; a member of a religious order; a fellow creature. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. A male born of the same parents: any one closely united with or resembling another: a fellow-creature; also, in certain religious, beneficial, and secret societies, a fellow member. (Amer.). The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. A son of the same parents; a close associate. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  10. Brotherhood. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11. A son of the same parents or parent; a close companion or associate. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. Son of the same parents; one that resembles another in appearance or manners; a relation or kinsman. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. being associated as a companion or associate; "fellow traveler"; "brother workers"; "sister ship" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for brother

  1. I've one more- a sort of big brother – The Spoilers of the Valley by Robert Watson
  2. I hate your brother – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson