soul brother

plural soul brothers

Definition of soul brother

US, informal
: a Black boy or man

Examples of soul brother in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Lotus was my Jewish soul sister; Mooney was my Black soul brother. Jesse David Fox, Vulture, 21 May 2021

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First Known Use of soul brother

1957, in the meaning defined above

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“Soul brother.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of soul brother

US, informal + old-fashioned : a black man or boy


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