brother-in-law brother-in-law

Definition(s):

  • (n) a brother by marriage

Usage(s):

  1. Robinson, Obama's brother-in-law, was a two-time Ivy League Player of the Year at Princeton in the early 1980s.
  2. Hambali's role in the Bojinka plot and his links to Osama's brother-in-law went unnoticed until earlier this year.
  3. But the climax would not come until Dom Duarte, Duke of Bragana, brother-in-law of the bridegroom, could arrive from Switzerland.

News

  1. Watch Scott Disick in Kanye West's 'American Psycho'-Themed Short Film

    So the rumors were true: Kanye West used his baby mama's brother-in-law to craft an American Psycho -themed short film for his new album, Yeezus . The buzz started up about a week ago and now the video exists on the Interwebs. This really exists. (YouTube) The rapper's gritty clip shows Scott Disick as the Christian Bale character Patrick Bateman and Kim's BFF Jonathan Cheban as Paul while they ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Zimbio

  2. Kentucky museum commissions bust of Confederate general

    A Confederate general whose brother-in-law was the Union president is depicted in new bronze busts being sold to finance a statue destined for Elizabethtown's Public Square.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Memphis Commercial Appeal

  3. Museum commissions bust of Confederate general

    A Confederate general whose brother-in-law was the Union president is depicted in new bronze busts being sold to finance a statue destined for Elizabethtown's Public Square.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WLKY Louisville

Quotes

  1. When asked if Warren was good husband material, Alba said: "Well, he's my brother-in-law now!"
    on May 20, 2008 By: Jessica Alba Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "Somchai is very close to the Shinawatra family," said Chamlong Srimuang, one of the protest leaders. "He is Thaksin's brother-in-law and will be even more his proxy than Samak ever was."
    on Sep 15, 2008 By: Chamlong Srimuang Source: FOXNews

  3. "The first thought that hit me......about people not being able to buy guns when they're threatening to kill someone went to my ex brother-in-law, the trooper, who threatened to kill my dad yet was not even reprimanded by his bosses and still to...
    on Sep 19, 2008 By: Sarah Palin Source: The Public Record

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