confrere confrere  /ˈkɑnf rɛr/


  • (n) a person who is member of one's class or profession



  • Pope, with fellow Jesuits, prays for 'grace of shame,' humility

    Celebrating the feast of St. Ignatius with more than 200 of his Jesuit confreres, Pope Francis prayed he and all of them would receive "the grace of shame" for their failures and the humility to recognize that whatever good they accomplish is really done by the Lord.
    on July 31, 2013     Source: National Catholic Reporter

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subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /