GRE Word List

BROOD

sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time

The meaning of the word brood is sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time.

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somberdark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
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blightplant disease; V: infect with blight; ruin; destroy
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deigncondescend; stoop
onomatopoeiawords formed in imitation of natural sounds