Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk navneord: brother

1. brother (om person) a male with the same parents as someone else


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningMy brother still lives with our parents.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)blood brother


Mindre specifikke termermale sibling


Mere specifikke termerbig brother, half brother, half-brother, little brother, stepbrother


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)sis, sister

2. brother (om person) a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion or other group)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningNone of his brothers would betray him.


Mindre specifikke termerfellow member, member


Mere specifikke termerFreemason, Mason


Tilhører disse overordnede termerbrotherhood, fraternity, sodality


Overordnet emneområdefaith, religion, religious belief

3. brother (om person) a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)buddy, chum, crony, pal, sidekick


Mindre specifikke termerfriend


Mere specifikke termercobber

4. brother (om person) used as a term of address for those male persons engaged in the same movement


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGreetings, comrade!.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)comrade


Mindre specifikke termerfriend

5. Brother (om person) (Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a monk and used as form of address


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA Benedictine Brother.


Mindre specifikke termermonastic, monk


Overordnet emneområdeChurch of Rome, Roman Catholic, Roman Catholic Church, Roman Church, Western Church









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