Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

brotherhood

noun
     
Related topics: Labour Relations, Unions
broth‧er‧hood
1 [uncountable] a feeling of friendship between people:
the spirit of brotherhood
2 [countable] an organization formed for a particular purpose, especially a religious one:
the Franciscan brotherhood
3 [countable]BEL old-fashioned a union of workers in a particular trade
4 [uncountable] the relationship between brothers

Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.

Explore our topic dictionary