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Definition of 'brother'


  1. a male with the same parents as someone else; "my brother still lives with our parents"
       Synonyms: blood brother
       Antonyms: sister sis
  2. a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion of other group); "none of his brothers would betray him"
  3. a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities
       Synonyms: buddy chum crony pal sidekick
  4. used as a term of address for those male persons engaged in the same movement; "Greetings, comrade!"
       Synonyms: comrade
  5. (Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a monk and used as form of address; "a Benedictine Brother"

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