Definitions of brotherhood

  1. the feeling that men should treat one another like brothers Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. The state of being brothers or a brother. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Persons, and, poetically, things, of a like kind. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The whole body of persons engaged in the same business, - especially those of the same profession; as, the legal or medical brotherhood. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. The state or quality of being a brother; an association of men for any purpose; as, the various orders of monks are religious brotherhoods; a fraternity. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. The state of being a brother: an association of men for any purpose. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. The fact of being a brother or brotherly; a fraternity; an association. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. An association; a fraternity. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for brotherhood

  1. One realises why the early Christians rejected the Greek form of temple, designed for acts of worship paid by individuals singly, and took the model of their churches from the Basilica, in whose spacious hall the congregation which professed to be a brotherhood might assemble at its ease. – Naples Past and Present by Arthur H. Norway
  2. Ardently attached to each other, they seemed bound together by a yet more sacred tie of brotherhood – Lost in the Backwoods by Catherine Parr Traill