• Brother Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who, or that which, resembles another in distinctive qualities or traits of character.
  2. (n.) A male person who has the same father and mother with another person, or who has one of them only. In the latter case he is more definitely called a half brother, or brother of the half blood.
  3. (v. t.) To make a brother of; to call or treat as a brother; to admit to a brotherhood.
  4. (n.) One related or closely united to another by some common tie or interest, as of rank, profession, membership in a society, toil, suffering, etc.; -- used among judges, clergymen, monks, physicians, lawyers, professors of religion, etc.

Chum, Comrade, Crony, Fellow, Pal, Sister,

• Brothers Definition & Synonyms

  1. (pl. ) of Brother
  2. (pl. ) of Brother

• Brotherhood Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) An association for any purpose, as a society of monks; a fraternity.
  2. (n.) The whole body of persons engaged in the same business, -- especially those of the same profession; as, the legal or medical brotherhood.
  3. (n.) Persons, and, poetically, things, of a like kind.
  4. (n.) The state of being brothers or a brother.

Fraternity, Sodality, Trade union, trades union, Union,