Brother-in-law - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbrʌðərɪnˌlɔːr|  American pronunciation of the word brother-in-law
Brit.  |ˈbrʌðərɪnlɔː|  British pronunciation of the word brother-in-law

noun

- a brother by marriage

Examples

The judge recused himself because he was the brother-in-law of the defendant.

...dreads family gatherings, as that nudnik of a brother-in-law is always sure to be there...

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