Definition of Brotherhood

1. Noun. The kinship relation between a male offspring and the siblings.




2. Noun. People engaged in a particular occupation. "The medical fraternity"
Exact synonyms: Fraternity, Sodality
Generic synonyms: Class, Social Class, Socio-economic Class, Stratum
Member holonyms: Brother, Sodalist
Derivative terms: Brother, Fraternise, Fraternize, Sodalist

3. Noun. The feeling that men should treat one another like brothers.
Generic synonyms: Friendliness

4. Noun. An organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer. "You have to join the union in order to get a job"

Definition of Brotherhood

1. n. The state of being brothers or a brother.

Definition of Brotherhood

1. Noun. The state of being brothers or a brother. ¹

2. Noun. An association for any purpose, as a society of monks; a fraternity. ¹

3. Noun. The whole body of persons engaged in the same business, -- especially those of the same profession; as, the legal or medical brotherhood. ¹

4. Noun. Persons, and, poetically, things, of a like kind. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Brotherhood

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Brotherhood

1. 1. The state of being brothers or a brother. 2. An association for any purpose, as a society of monks; a fraternity. 3. The whole body of persons engaged in the same business, especially those of the same profession; as, the legal or medical brotherhood. 4. Persons, and, poetically, things, of a like kind. "A brotherhood of venerable trees." (Wordsworth) Synonym: Fraternity, association, fellowship, sodality. Origin: Brother + -hood. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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