noun. ['ˈbruːd'] the young of an animal cared for at one time.
Words that Rhyme with Brood
How do you pronounce brood?
Pronounce brood as brud.
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Example sentences of the word brood
1. Noun, singular or mass
This quick and easy DIY ice pack will help your klutzy brood feel better in no time.
2. Verb, past tense
The females brood eggs that the males fertilize by directly placing sperm into the oviduct.
3. Verb, base form
Don't brood over the past; open yourself up to meeting new people.
Quotes containing the word brood
1. If my doctor told me I had only six minutes to live, I wouldn't brood. I'd type a little faster.
- Isaac Asimov
verb. ['ˈbruːd'] think moodily or anxiously about something.
- fall short of
verb. ['ˈbruːd'] hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing.
- bulk large
verb. ['ˈbruːd'] sit on (eggs).
- sit down
verb. ['ˈbruːd'] be in a huff and display one's displeasure.
verb. ['ˈbruːd'] be in a huff; be silent or sullen.
- stay in place