Meaning of “blood brother” in the English Dictionary

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"blood brother" in British English

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blood brothernoun [ C ]

uk /ˌblʌd ˈbrʌð.ər/ us /ˌblʌd ˈbrʌð.ɚ/

a man who has promised to treat another man as his brother in a ceremony in which they cut themselves and mix their blood together

(Definition of “blood brother” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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