Definition of Brooded

1. Verb. (past of ''brood'') ¹



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Definition of Brooded

1. brood [v] - See also: brood

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Brooded

bronzites
bronzy
broo
brooch
brooched
brooches
brooching
broochlike
brood
brood bitch
brood capsules
brood cell
brood hen
brood parasite
brood parasites
brooded (current term)
brooder
brooder pneumonia
brooders
broodier
broodies
broodiest
broodily
broodiness
broodinesses
brooding
broodingly
broodings
broodless
broodmare

Literary usage of Brooded

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1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1868)
"Thus relieved of much which has " vexed our righteous souls," we shall proceed to further and great additions and improvements, (over which we have brooded ..."

2. Hawthorne and His Circle by Julian Hawthorne (1903)
"XIX Burnt Sienna—The Aquila Nera—A grand, noble, gentle creature—The most beautiful woman in the world— Better friends than ever—A shadow brooded—Boys are ..."

3. The Entomologist; an Illustrated Journal of General Entomology by Edward Newman, Royal Entomological Society of London (1880)
"This species occurs commonly upon the chalk, and is double-brooded. ... It is to be taken on the wing at dusk, and is single-brooded. ..."

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