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Synonyms for brother
ˈbrʌð ər or, for 9 , ˈbrʌðˈɜr

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brother, blood brother(noun)

    a male with the same parents as someone else

    "my brother still lives with our parents"

    Synonyms:
    chum, buddy, crony, blood brother, sidekick, comrade, pal

    Antonyms:
    sis, sister

  2. brother(noun)

    a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion or other group)

    "none of his brothers would betray him"

    Synonyms:
    buddy, blood brother, crony, comrade, chum, pal, sidekick

    Antonyms:
    sis, sister

  3. buddy, brother, chum, crony, pal, sidekick(noun)

    a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities

    Synonyms:
    chum, buddy, chum salmon, crony, blood brother, sidekick, comrade, pal

    Antonyms:
    sis, sister

  4. brother, comrade(noun)

    used as a term of address for those male persons engaged in the same movement

    "Greetings, comrade!"

    Synonyms:
    associate, familiar, chum, buddy, companion, fellow, crony, blood brother, sidekick, comrade, pal

    Antonyms:
    sis, sister

  5. Brother(noun)

    (Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a monk and used as form of address

    "a Benedictine Brother"

    Synonyms:
    buddy, blood brother, crony, comrade, chum, pal, sidekick

    Antonyms:
    sister, sis

Wiktionary

  1. Brother(noun)

    Synonyms:
    Bro., Br.

  2. Brother(noun)

    Title of respect for an adult male member of a religious or fraternal order.

    At the monastery, Brother Stephen supervises the kitchen.

    Synonyms:
    Br., Bro.

  3. Brother(noun)

    Formal title for any male member of a religious or fraternal organization.

    Please welcome Brother Smith as he moves from his former congregation to his new congregation.

    Synonyms:
    Bro., Br.

  4. Brother(noun)

    An informal title used as part of another moniker:

    Synonyms:
    Br., Bro.

Editors Contribution

  1. bro

    Submitted by anonymous on March 1, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. brother(n)

    Associated words:
    fratricidal, fraternize, fratricide, brotherhood, brother german, brother uterine

How to pronounce brother?

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Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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How to say brother in sign language?

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How to use brother in a sentence?

  1. Paul OShaughnessy:

    He had a knife, it was covered in blood. He kept saying something in Arabic, he was clearly under the influence of something, my brother Luke managed to keep him pinned down until the police arrived. My brother put a crate and a chair to keep him pinned down. He didnt show any remorse at all.

  2. Andrew Intrater:

    I never told my brother or anyone else at Columbus Nova that I had done this.

  3. Sister Julie Ramirez:

    He could have tased my brother or called for backup, when Officer Morrison got out of that patrol car he knew he was going to kill my brother.

  4. Babawi Walham:

    I watched the video. I saw my brother, my heart stopped beating. I felt what he felt.

  5. Luke Forwood:

    Our little brother is fighting for his life and doctors and researchers are still working hard to find the cure, now we want to raise awareness and tell everyone that kids with cancer need Luke Forwood help. What will Luke Forwood do to help beat childhood cancer so no one ever has to go through what we did.


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