brotherly

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brotherly (not comparable)

  1. Of or characteristic of brothers.
    brotherly love

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brotherly

  1. In the manner of a brother, as a brother, as brothers.
    • 1907, Jack London, The Iron Heel:
      "What honest man, who is not insane, would take lost women and thieves into his house to dwell with him sisterly and brotherly?"

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