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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Like or characteristic of or befitting a male sibling adv. - (archaic as adverb) in the manner of a male sibling.

Usage examples (37)
  • brotherly feelings
  • Do not suppose the calculating wretch intended to push the 'flirtation' beyond what he called brotherly and sisterly conduct.
  • A certain brotherly affection would be expected of him.
  • I thought liberals believed in brotherly love ... sharon for more
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