Definition of blood brother in English:

blood brother

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noun

A man who has sworn to treat another man as a brother, typically by a ceremonial mingling of blood.
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  • ‘He's like a blood brother to me, we are his lifeline,’ said the 47-year-old from San Diego.
  • That ability in him also allowed himself and his blood brother Jon, after their political parting, to co-exist without any animosity.
  • But in this New (post-Cold War) World, dogmatism and its blood brother, religious fundamentalism, are thriving as never before.

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