Examples of brotherhood in a Sentence
they're a brotherhood of retired war veterans
a family that has been part of the brotherhood of police officers for four generations
Recent Examples of brotherhood from the Web
Although advertisements seem to promise little more than an animated comedy about a bratty baby in a business suit (voiced by Alec Baldwin), this is a sweet adventure tale about sibling rivalry that becomes a tribute to family and brotherhood. 1 hr.
When visitors ask if the monks have a Ferrari stashed somewhere, McCoy says that would probably send the wrong message about the brotherhood.
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BROTHERHOOD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of brotherhood for English Language Learners
: feelings of friendship, support, and understanding between people
: a group or organization of people who have the same interests, jobs, etc.
BROTHERHOOD Defined for Kids
Definition of brotherhood for Students
1 : the state of being a brother
2 : a group of people who are engaged in the same business or have a similar interest
3 : feelings of friendship, support, and understanding between people
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