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
The brotherly combination lost just three games in the opening rounds of the tournament Thursday at the University of Redlands after advancing to the Mission League Tournament Final.
This odd couple first forge a brotherly bond in prison after backing each other up in a string of brutal confrontations with bad-ass rivals and crooked guards.
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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
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