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Synonyms for brother
ˈbrʌð ər or, for 9 , ˈbrʌðˈɜrbroth·er

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. Brothernoun

    Synonyms:
    Br., Bro.

  2. Brothernoun

    To treat as a brother.

    My parents love me and my brother equally, even though he is adopted.

    Synonyms:
    Bro., Br.

  3. Brothernoun

    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. Brothernoun

    An informal title used as part of another moniker:

    Synonyms:
    Br., Bro.

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. brother, blood brothernoun

    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. brothernoun

    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, sidekicknoun

    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, comradenoun

    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. Brothernoun

    (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

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. bro (informal)

    Submitted by Champ on October 23, 2020  
  2. bro

    Submitted by anonymous on March 1, 2020  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. brothernoun

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

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  1. The Reddit user:

    I work 60-100 hours a week, so if anyone needs time off, its me, she wrote. Last year, however, the woman claimed the two asked her to babysit on the day of her own important work retreat. Everyone is expected to go [on the retreat], and its frowned upon if you miss it. They wanted to go on a date. I said no, I have an important work event. They continued to nag me about how they havent gone on a date for so long, she wrote. The night before her work event, they called in a panic and said their friend Mike from the next city over had been in a car accident, and I needed to babysit nephew for a few hours. The Reddit user said shereluctantly agreed, but under the condition that they be back by 7 a.m. the next day so she could leave for the retreat.But her brother and sister-in-law did not return for two days, and did not answer any of her phone calls or texts. I had to cancel on my superiors morning of, which looked awful, she wrote. DAD IN TROUBLE WITH WIFE AND DAUGHTER AFTER BUYING MCDONALDS FOR HIMSELF, AND ONLY HIMSELF Her brother had an excuse when they returned, claiming Mikes life was in danger and they were too busy helping his girlfriend. And then, for weeks afterward, the Reddit user said her brother and sister-in-law asked her to babysit many more times, each time saying they werevisitingMike to help him with his recovery. Two months later, however, the woman claims that her company, and the company that Mikes girlfriend works for,had a meeting, and that she ran into the two of them. Mike had never been in an accident, and although [my brother and sister-in-law] had gone to visit them recently, it was for drinks and bowling, not bringing them chicken noodle soup in the hospital, she wrote. CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR LIFESTYLE NEWSLETTER After confronting her brother and sister-in-law, the woman said they admitted to lying so they could go on date nights. They claimed I gave them no choice since I would never help them out when they needed time together because parenting was so stressful and difficult.

  2. Kobe Bryant:

    But in the words of us, not forgotten, live on brother.

  3. Charles Casillo:

    Richard Burton said when she heard the news, she went into her room to be alone, he could hear the screams from the room. She was just devastated. She later told the press, ‘I lost my brother, my friend.’ And I think she truly did.

  4. Roselyne Hamel:

    He would often ask himself why me? Today, Jacques, our brother, your brother, you have your answer: Our God of love and misery chose you to be at the service of others.

  5. Dylan Sprouse:

    My brother and I were fried, quite frankly.


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