Examples of brotherly in a Sentence
He gave his sister a brotherly hug.
He received brotherly support from his fellow priests.
Recent Examples of brotherly from the Web
Josh’s illness deepens and becomes more severe, leading to a scene wherein Quinto and Hamm (ill-used to this point) manage to sketch, in just a few minutes, a lifetime of brotherly misunderstanding.
USA TODAY Sports Tuesday is National Siblings Day, and what would the NFL be without some brotherly competition?
About two months after the Eagles gave the city of brotherly love the Super Bowl title its always craved, Villanova's men's basketball team delivered a decisive college basketball national title.
Stroman, another darling of the account, commented back to express baseball brotherly love for McCullers.
In an act of true brotherly love, the next snap shows baseball star Drake tossing a ball at Duke, who was distracted pushing his sisters on a swing.
The band of brotherly musicians is an offshoot of other projects.
Jacob DiMaria, a technologist at Ford Motor Co., said the car sculpture grew out of brotherly competition.
Marti Gobel directs Milwaukee Chamber Theatre's staging of Tarell Alvin McCraney's drama of brotherly love, infused with Yoruba elements.
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First Known Use of brotherly
before 12th century
BROTHERLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of brotherly for English Language Learners
: showing or suggesting the love and closeness of a brother
BROTHERLY Defined for Kids
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