What does Big Brother mean?

Big Brother meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"ubiquitous and repressive but obviously benevolent authority" very first recorded 1949, from George Orwell's novel "Nineteen Eighty-Four."

Big Brother meaning in General Dictionary

a totalitarian frontrunner and invader of privacy

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  • an adult cousin

Big Brother - German to English

your government [Reality Show]

Sentence Examples with the word Big Brother

I played dumb but I figured my phone lines were tapped and big brother had his eye on me twenty-four, seven.

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