Definition of brotherlike in English:

brotherlike

adjective

  • Resembling a brother; characteristic of a brother; brotherly; fraternal.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Becon (1512/13–1567), theologian and Church of England clergyman. From brother + -like.

Pronunciation

brotherlike

/ˈbrʌðəlʌɪk/