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broody
  • n  a domestic hen ready to brood
  • s  physiologically ready to incubate eggs
    a broody hen
  • s  deeply or seriously thoughtful;
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brotherlike
  • a  like or characteristic of or befitting a brother
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brotherly
  • a  like or characteristic of or befitting a brother
    brotherly feelings
  • r  (archaic as adverb) in a brotherly manner
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brown
  • n  an orange of low brightness and saturation
  • n  Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858)
  • n  abolitionist who was hanged after leading an unsuccessful raid at Harper's Ferry, Virginia (1800-1859)
  • n  a university in Rhode Island
  • v  fry in a pan until it changes color
    brown the meat in the pan
  • v  make brown in color
    the draught browned the leaves on the trees in the yard
  • s  of a color similar to that of wood or earth
  • s  (of skin) deeply suntanned
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browned
  • v  fry in a pan until it changes color
  • v  make brown in color
    the draught browned the leaves on the trees in the yard
  • s  (of skin) deeply suntanned
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