brotherhood brotherhood  /b ˈrə ðər ˌhʊd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the kinship relation between a male offspring and the siblings
  2. (n) people engaged in a particular occupation
  3. (n) the feeling that men should treat one another like brothers
  4. (n) an organization of employees formed to bargain with the employer

Usage(s):

  • All these targets are in line with peace, brotherhood and friendship.

News

  1. Jesuit criticizes Western support of Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt

    A priest who directs the Jesuit Cultural Center in Alexandria, Egypt, blasted Western support of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt during a visit to Parliament Hill.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: National Catholic Reporter

  2. Max: The Curse Of Brotherhood E3 Trailer Shows New Gameplay

    The latest trailer for the upcoming Xbox Live Arcade game, Max: The Curse of Brotherhood, is familiar, but adds some new gameplay, and a quick studio tour. You can check out the new trailer below. (Please visit the site to view this media)
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Game Informer

  3. Brotherhood/Sister Sol hosts annual gala

    The stars were out last Wednesday as Brotherhood/Sister Sol hosted its ninth annual Voices benefit gala. This year’s event was held at Espace in Midtown and honored Susan L. Taylor and Academy Award w
    on June 7, 2013     Source: New York Amsterdam News

Quotes

  1. "I'll tell you what we have in common. We have both been brutally assaulted by Governor Romney by ads that distorted our records. I think it's created a brotherhood here," Huckabee said on Fox.
    on Jan 5, 2008 By: Mike Huckabee Source: AFP

  2. "This horrible crime drives us to toward more solidarity and brotherhood," Talabani said in a speech in Baghdad. "We will stay with you until we accomplish a secured, democratic, federal and stable Iraq away from the darkness of terrorism,...
    on Feb 12, 2007 By: Jalal Talabani Source: Forbes

  3. King spoke of his dream that one day the descendants of former slaves and former slave owners "will be able to sit down together at the table of brotherhood" and that his children would "live in a nation where they will not be judged by the...
    on Aug 24, 2008 By: Martin Luther King Source: Jamestown Sun

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