brood

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbruːd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/brud/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bro̅o̅d)


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brood

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. brood over [it]
  2. brood on [it]
  3. sit brooding [on, over]
  4. sit and brood [on]
  5. was brooding [on]
  6. (don't) brood over [it]
  7. the hen broods her eggs
n as adj
  1. a brood [hen, mare, flock, herd]
  2. brood rearing
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