Bro

1. What is bro short for?

Brother

Bro is short for brother, which can refer to an actual blood brother or brother-in-law. It is also commonly used to refer to a male friend.

For many, the bro term is considered to be negative as it's often associated with annoying muscular dudes that have interests limited to sports, girls, and alcohol. However, bros can come in all shapes and sizes and is not limited to a certain type of male.

Example

"Sup bro? How u doing?"
Bros on the beach

Bros on the beach

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Last Updated: August 17, 2016

2. What does bro mean?

A male bra

A term that describes the male version of the bra; used by males with moobs; became popular after being used in Seinfeld's "The Doorman" episode in the 6th season; same as the Manssiere term, which Frank Costanza prefers.

Example

"I need a bro, my moobs need support!
Wow."

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Last Updated: April 6, 2016

3. What does Bro stand for?

Be right over

A fast way to tell someone that you're on your way to their location; most commonly used in response to someone's invitation or a stated emergency; not to be confused with brother.

Example

"Whatcha up to? Wanna play some COD?
BRO"

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Last Updated: October 9, 2013

Bro definition

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