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Definition of 'brood'

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Noun

  1. the young of an animal cared for at one time

Verb

  1. think moodily or anxiously about something
       Synonyms: dwell
  2. hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing; "The terrible vision brooded over her all day long"
       Synonyms: hover loom bulk large
  3. be in a huff and display one's displeasure; "She is pouting because she didn't get what she wanted"
       Synonyms: sulk pout
  4. be in a huff; be silent or sullen
       Synonyms: grizzle stew
  5. sit on (eggs); "Birds brood"; "The female covers the eggs"
       Synonyms: hatch cover incubate


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