Meaning of “brotherly” in the English Dictionary

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"brotherly" in British English

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uk /ˈbrʌð.əl.i/ us /ˈbrʌð.ɚ.li/

showing the kindness, interest, or love that you would expect a brother to show:

Can I give you some brotherly advice?

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

"brotherly" in American English

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us /ˈbrʌð·ər·li/

like or characteristic of a brother:

brotherly advice

(Definition of “brotherly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)