Brother in a sentence

The word "brother" in a example sentences. Learn the definition of brother and how to use it in a sentence.

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Definition of Brother

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • One who, or that which, resembles another in distinctive qualities or traits of character.
  • To make a brother of; to call or treat as a brother; to admit to a brotherhood.
  • a male with the same parents as someone else
  • (Roman Catholic Church) a title given to a monk and used as form of address
  • a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion or other group)
  • used as a term of address for those male persons engaged in the same movement
  • a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities

How to use brother in a sentence. Brother pronunciation.

And if the man at the top gets up again and salaams and strokes your hand, and says, 'Be my brother,' then it's a full Nile, and the fig-tree putteth forth its tender branches, and the date-palm flourisheth, and at the village pond the thanksgiving turkey gobbles and is glad.
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Kaid might slay, might toss a pasha or a slave into the Nile now and then, might invite a Bey to visit him, and stroke his beard and call him brother and put diamond-dust in the coffee he drank, so that he died before two suns came and went again, "of inflammation and a natural death"; but he, Achmet Pasha, was the dark Inquisitor who tortured every day, for whose death all men prayed, and whom some would have slain, but that another worse than himself might succeed him.
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Sitting at table, Nahoum alone of all present had caught David's arrested look, and, glancing up, had seen the girl's face at the panel of mooshrabieh, and had seen also over her shoulder the face of his brother, Foorgat Bey.
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He knew his brother's abilities; he knew his insinuating address-had he not influenced their father to give him wealth while he was yet alive?
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He was aware also that his brother had visited the Palace often of late.
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But, as he stood telling his beads, abstractedly listening to the scandal talked by Achmet and Higli, he was not thinking of his brother, but of the two who had just left the chamber.
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Foorgat Bey, the brother of Nahoum Pasha, was dead.
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A swift glance to the floor, then he ran forward, stooped down, and laid a hand on his brother's breast.
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He realised the situation as plainly as if it had been written down for him-he knew his brother well.
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Kaid would be in my brother's house at dawn, seizing all that is there and elsewhere, and I on my way to Fazougli, to be strangled or drowned.
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Whatever the object, he was secretly taken to his house from the Palace, and his brother Nahoum seized upon his estate in the early morning.
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He had killed the brother upon the same day that he had dispossessed the favourite of office; and the debt was heavy.
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I know little of the English, though I know them humane and honest; but my brother, Foorgat Bey, he was much among them, lived much in England, was a friend to many great English.
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Madame, perhaps in England thou mayst have known my brother.
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My life is in danger, and I am too young to go as my brother went.
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Nay, then, I swear it by the tomb of my brother, whom Death met in the highway, and because he loved the sun, and the talk of men, and the ways of women, rashly smote him out of the garden of life into the void.
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Prince Harrik has conspired against his brother the Prince Pasha, has treacherously seduced officers of the army, has planned to seize Cairo, to surround the Palace and take the life of the Prince of Egypt.
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A man whom I did not know (he turned out to be the auctioneer's brother) noticed the wistful look in my eye, and observed that that was a very remarkable horse to be going at such a price; and added that the saddle alone was worth the money.
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I gave no sign; but I made up my mind that if the auctioneer's brother's funeral took place while I was in the Territory I would postpone all other recreations and attend it.
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Examples of Brother

Example #1
If you get a fall out of the man at the top, you're solid with the Legion.
Example #2
But you, Mr. Claridge, you clinch with the strong man at the top, and, down below, you've got as your partners the poor man, whose name is Legion.
Example #3
At Nahoum's words the dusky brown of Achmet's face turned as black as the sudden dilation of the pupil of an eye deepens its hue, and he said with a guttural accent: "Every man hath a time to die.
Example #4
He had read the malice behind their words, and there had flashed into his own mind tales told him, with every circumstance of accuracy, of deaths within and without the Palace.
Example #5
He had been even more astonished than David, and far more disturbed.
Example #6
He was called Foorgat Bey.