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brethren
used in The Mill on the Floss

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brothers or members of the same group — especially members of a religious order
  • Mr. Tulliver was not by any means an exception in mistaking brazenness for shrewdness; most laymen thought Stelling shrewd, and a man of remarkable powers generally; it was chiefly by his clerical brethren that he was considered rather a full fellow.
    2.1 -- Book 2 Chapter 1 -- Tom's "First Half" (22% in)

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