Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Brothers"

The meaning of "Brothers" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does what does "Brothers can" mean in here?
he hated his brother with a hot loathing. Brothers can.
He picked up a boulder.
mean?
A: This looks like it is from a book and is the writing style by the author. It is meant to emphasize the previous sentence. It suggests it is not unusual for brothers to hate each other.

Synonyms of "Brothers" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Brothers and Brethren ?
A: I'm not exactly sure what "brethren" are, I believe something to do with the church. I'd definitely say use "brothers" As I've never heard "brethren" used in a casual conversation before.
Q: What is the difference between Brothers and Siblings ?
Q: What is the difference between Brothers and Brethren ?
A: The difference between brothers and brethren are that a brother is family while a brethren is a peer or someone close to you
Q: What is the difference between Brothers and Siblings ?
A: Siblings is a general term that includes sisters and brothers. Brothers are just the male siblings. Sisters are female.
Q: What is the difference between "Brothers" and "Siblings" ?
A: brothers are only male

"siblings" is gender-neutral

Translations of "Brothers"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? how many Brothers do you have
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Brothers
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Other questions about "Brothers"

Q: I have three Brothers. does this sound natural?
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Q: I have two Brothers, they are Twins, they are 4 years old does this sound natural?
A: Change it to: I have two four year old brothers, they are twins.
Q: Brothers of metal
We are fighting with power and steel
Fighting for metal that's all that's real
Brothers of metal will always be there
Standing together with hands in the air does this sound natural?
A: You have VERY good pronunciation!
Q: Brothers and sisters can be a bit competitive when growing up. No matter how much food is cooked, we just want to eat more than others. So food in the refrigerator can be disappeared so quickly. does this sound natural?
A: "So food in the refrigerator can disappear quickly." Otherwise, it's good! 👍

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