Similar to the friend zone, but much, much worse. Simply put, it is when
the girl you have feelings for cares about you to the extent that she thinks of you as not just a friend but as her "brother", making any potential chance
for a relationship disappear.
Guy 1: God, I'm in the friend
Guy 2: Shut the hell up, at least the friend
zone has a way out. I'm in the brother zone. I'm totally
Guy 1: Damn, and I thought
I had it bad.
Guy 2: You ain't kidding.