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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. brood: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. brood: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. brood: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. brood: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. brood: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. brood, brood: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Brood, brood: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. brood: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. brood: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. brood: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. brood: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. brood: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. brood: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. brood: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. brood: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. brood: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. brood: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Brood (comics), Brood (disambiguation), Brood (honey bee), Brood (honeybee), Brood, The Brood (professional wrestling), The Brood: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Brood: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. brood: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. brood: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. brood, brood (het): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. brood: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. brood: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  25. brood: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. brood: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. brood: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. brood: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. brood: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. brood: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. brood: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. brood: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. brood: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. brood: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. BROOD: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. brood: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Brood: Bird On! [home, info]
  2. Brood: Glossary of Entomology [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. brood: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (brood)

noun:  the young of an animal cared for at one time
verb:  hang over, as of something threatening, dark, or menacing ("The terrible vision brooded over her all day long")
verb:  sit on (eggs) ("Birds brood")
verb:  think moodily or anxiously about something
verb:  be in a huff; be silent or sullen
verb:  be in a huff and display one's displeasure
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #52664)

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