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1. half-brother

noun. a brother who has only one parent in common with you.

Synonyms

  • brother
  • stepbrother
  • blood brother

Antonyms

  • female sibling
  • nonmember
  • foe
  • miss

Etymology

  • brother (English)
  • brother (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • half- (English)

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Rhymes with Little Brother

  • smother
  • another
  • yother
  • suther
  • souther
  • rather
  • nother
  • mother
  • futher
  • uther

2. brother

noun. ['ˈbrʌðɝ'] a male with the same parents as someone else.

Synonyms

  • half brother
  • half-brother
  • big brother
  • male sibling
  • stepbrother
  • blood brother

Antonyms

  • sister
  • foe
  • unfriendliness
  • stranger

Etymology

  • brother (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • broþor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. brother

noun. ['ˈbrʌðɝ'] a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion or other group).

Synonyms

  • fellow member
  • member
  • fraternity
  • Mason
  • sodality
  • brotherhood

Antonyms

  • miss
  • missy
  • fille
  • babe

Etymology

  • brother (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • broþor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. brother

noun. ['ˈbrʌðɝ'] used as a term of address for those male persons engaged in the same movement.

Synonyms

  • comrade

Antonyms

  • girl
  • baby

Etymology

  • brother (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • broþor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent.

Synonyms

  • size
  • puny
  • flyspeck
  • teensy-weensy
  • atomic
  • microscopic
  • slender
  • miniscule
  • minuscule
  • pocket-sized
  • teensy
  • half-size
  • runty
  • smallish
  • shrimpy
  • micro
  • small-scale
  • elflike
  • slim
  • wee
  • teeny
  • minute
  • pocket-size
  • smaller
  • teentsy
  • littler
  • undersize
  • undersized
  • diminutive
  • itty-bitty
  • elfin
  • bittie
  • petite
  • pocketable
  • bantam
  • olive-sized
  • microscopical
  • small
  • midget
  • dinky
  • weeny
  • infinitesimal
  • weensy
  • itsy-bitsy
  • tiny
  • miniature
  • bitty
  • teeny-weeny
  • subatomic
  • dwarfish
  • lilliputian
  • lesser

Antonyms

  • large
  • unsized
  • strong
  • conventional

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] (quantifier used with mass nouns) small in quantity or degree; not much or almost none or (with `a') at least some.

Synonyms

  • slight
  • less

Antonyms

  • more
  • thick
  • majuscule

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. little

noun. ['ˈlɪtəl'] a small amount or duration.

Synonyms

  • small indefinite amount

Antonyms

  • superior
  • increased

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] (of children and animals) young, immature.

Synonyms

  • young
  • immature

Antonyms

  • unlimited
  • gain
  • middle

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] (informal) small and of little importance.

Synonyms

  • trivial
  • petty
  • footling
  • picayune
  • unimportant
  • piffling
  • lilliputian
  • niggling
  • piddling

Antonyms

  • littleness
  • small
  • largeness
  • smallness

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. little

adjective. ['ˈlɪtəl'] (of a voice) faint.

Synonyms

  • soft

Antonyms

  • invisible
  • imprecise

Etymology

  • litel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • lytel (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

Sentences with little-brother


1. Noun Phrase
Make sure to add a special mention of any siblings who may or may not be excited to have a new little brother or sister, but who will certainly enjoy being called out by name.

2. Noun Phrase
Perhaps you would like to be in a big brother/little brother program or help plan youth activities in the community.

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