brotherly

All Adjective Adverb Noun
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  • Thus used to her he soon began to look on her with anything but brotherly eyes. Cited from Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House), by James S. De Benneville
  • He seemed so bright, so well to-night, he was so kind and brotherly. Cited from Saturday's Child, by Kathleen Norris
  • But whether they join or do not join they should be used with brotherly love. Cited from The Conquest of the Old Southwest, by Henderson
  • What do you think of cavalry troops so moved by brotherly love? Cited from Battle Studies, by C. Ardant du Picq
  • Brother-officers ought to be brotherly, even if they are a little strange. Cited from Gil the Gunner, by George Manville Fenn
  • Brotherly love is the love for one's fellow-man as a brother.
  • We're all having brotherly competition and trying to murder each other on these songs.
  • Remember, this is the time for brotherly love and peace toward all men. Cited from Ted Strong in Montana, by Edward C. Taylor
  • She had accepted him in all good faith in a brotherly sense. Cited from Sheila of Big Wreck Cove, by James A. Cooper
  • How kind he had been to her; how good, how brotherly! Cited from Birds of Prey, by M.E. Braddon
  • I might have seen him, and talked with him brotherly, face to face. Cited from A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories, by William D. Howells
  • What long-kept secret will test the brotherly bond of the three?
  • Another subject, which occupied a large share of his attention, was that of brotherly love. Cited from Lives of the Three Mrs. Judsons, by Arabella W. Stuart
  • They had won that spirit of brotherly love which only the great Good Spirit could give. Cited from History of the Moravian Church, by J. E. Hutton
  • Swiftly he came up and put his big, brotherly arm around her. Cited from The Courage of the Commonplace, by M. Andrews
  • The white man and the negro can never hold each other in brotherly regard. Cited from An Arkansas Planter, by Opie Percival Read
  • Should he, when all had turned from him, meet a brotherly welcome? Cited from The Prince and the Page, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • Despite this, the two are shown to have a brotherly connection to one another.
  • Even in secular literature, their brotherly love towards each other has been celebrated.
  • What man's heart does, in reality, break-forth into any fire of brotherly love for these men? Cited from Sartor Resartus, and On Heroes, by Thomas Carlyle
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Meaning of brotherly

  • adjective Like or characteristic of or befitting a brother
    brotherly feelings, close fraternal ties
  • adverb (archaic as adverb) in a brotherly manner