brothers-in-law brothers-in-law

Definition(s):

  • (n) a brother by marriage

Usage(s):

  1. In Knocked Up, the courtship that's most fun to watch is that between the two potential brothers-in-law.
  2. One of Kadriu's brothers-in-law was shot dead on the spot.
  3. As the brothers-in-law got busy, their cruiser anchoring in the safe middle of the river off Kuling, they were joined by the Chinese Ambassador to Japan.

News

Quotes

  1. To a question whether he was upset with Mr. Yadav joining the Congress, Mr. Prasad said in a lighter vein: "I am not upset. I have a number of brothers-in-law."
    on Mar 21, 2009 By: Lalu Prasad Source: Hindu

  2. "They became the rock that laid down my foundation...... I also included my brothers-in-law in my prayers.......... I also prayed for His guidance to allow me to be His instrument for peace and unity in the world," Aquino said.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Benigno Aquino III Source: Philippine Star

  3. "Many friends of mine are traveling," Cro Cop told me today on a call to promote UFC 99. "My brothers, my brothers-in-law, my father-in-law, my family will be taking their own cars to Cologne. Many, many people are going in their cars. It's...
    on Jun 9, 2009 By: Mirko Cro Cop Source: FanHouse (blog)

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